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

Protesters wearing yellow vests hold French flags and a safety flare during a demonstration by the "yellow vests" movement in Paris, France, February 16, 2019. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

PARIS (Reuters) – 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. In Rouen in the north, four people were injured after a driver tried […]

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