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UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019

French ‘yellow vest’ anti-government protests turn violent in Paris

A French yellow vest protester’s hand was ripped apart during violent clashes in Paris as demonstrators tried to storm the French National Assembly in a 13th consecutive week of unrest.

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 27, 2019

France: ‘Yellow vest’ violence prompts ‘red scarves’ rally

Some 10,000 people wearing red scarves marched through Paris on Sunday to protest acts of violence and vandalism on the sidelines of anti-government demonstrations by the largely peaceful yellow vest …

The Latest: French protesters demand more help from govt

Thousands of yellow vest protesters have marched through Paris and other French cities for a ninth straight weekend to denounce President Emmanuel Macron’s economic policies.

UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019

France’s first yellow vest protests of new year brings tear gas, fires

French security forces fired tear gas and flash-bang ammunition at protesters Saturday during a march through picturesque central Paris as several thousand supporters of the yellow vest movement kept up …

UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018

Yellow vest protesters target French media as movement ebbs

Yellow vest protesters marched on the headquarters of leading French broadcasters Saturday, as small groups turned out in Paris and around France despite waning momentum for their movement.

French government offers bonus to protest-weary police

Seeking to soothe police forces demanding improved working conditions, the French government on Tuesday proposed giving $340 bonuses to officers deployed to the aggressive and disruptive protests that started last …

UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018

Clashes as yellow vest protests grow in Belgium, Netherlands

Belgian police fired tear gas and water cannons at yellow-vested protesters calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Charles Michel after they tried to breach a riot barricade, as the …