Paris under siege: Tear gas, fury on the Champs-Elysees

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Late Friday night, the air on the Champs-Elysees was thick with perfume: heady blends of lavender, rose and other enticing scents wafting out of chic boutiques and perfumeries aglitter with Christmas tinsel.
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Published on December 8, 2018 -  00:38
French Police Use Tear Gas Against Protesters In Central Paris
According to Reuters, Police fired tear gas canisters at β€œyellow vest” protesters in central Paris on Saturday during a demonstration against the high cost of living. A police spokeswoman told reporters there were about 1,500 protesters on the Champs Elysees and authorities said 127 people had been placed under arrest by police. Some 8,000 police were deployed in Paris to avoid a repeat of last Saturday’s mayhem, when rioters torched cars and looted shops off the Champs Elysees boulevard,

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