French police prepare for fifth wave of yellow vest protests

A construction worker cleans the pavement on the Champs Elysees Avenue on the eve of demonstrations by "yellow vests" protesters in Paris, France, December 14, 2018. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

PARIS (Reuters) – France will deploy tens of thousands of police nationwide and around 8,000 in Paris on Saturday to handle a fifth weekend of ‘yellow vest’ protests, although the movement appears to be losing steam after concessions by President Emmanuel Macron. The chief of police in Paris said concerns remained about violent groups infiltrating […]

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