Riot police, masked protesters clash at Paris May Day rally

Tear gas floats around masked protesters during clashes with French riot police during a demonstration as part of the traditional May Day labour day in Paris, France, May 1, 2019. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

PARIS (Reuters) – Dozens of masked and hooded anarchists clashed with riot police in Paris on Wednesday, burning bins, smashing property and hurling bottles and rocks, hijacking a May Day rally that was focused on protesting against President Emmanuel Macron’s policies. Tens of thousands of labour union and “yellow vest” protesters were on the streets […]

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