Stories tagged: yellow vests
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019
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
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 …
Sat., Jan. 12, 2019
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
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 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.
Tue., Dec. 18, 2018
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
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 …