French police fire tear gas as latest 'yellow vest' protests turn violent

Credit: Reuters- Published on February 16, 2019
French police fired tear gas to disperse protesters who threw projectiles and set bins on fire in Paris, Lyon and Bordeaux on Saturday, as the 14th straight weekend of "yellow vest" protests took a violent turn in the afternoon.
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Published on February 16, 2019 -  00:46
'Yellow Vest' Protests Continue In France For The 14th Consecutive Week
According to a report by Reuters, on Saturday, French police fired tear gas to disperse protestors in Paris, Lyon and Bordeaux, as the 14th consecutive week of 'yellow vest' protests took a violent turn in the afternoon. Four people were injured in Rouen after a driver tried to force his way through a crowd of protestors. Demonstrators gathered peacefully at the Arc de Triomphe earlier in the day, before marching toward the Eiffel Tower.

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