Majority Of French People Want 'Yellow Vest' Protests To End
Friday, 15 February 2019 More than half of French people want the “yellow vests” to end their sometimes-violent anti-government protests, with many believing demonstrators still marching through cities each weekend no longer reflect the group’s early demands, Reuters reports. A survey by respected pollster Elabe published late on Wednesday showed 56 percent think the movement should call off the weekly protests, an increase of 11 points from a month earlier and the first time they have been a majority. The protests erupted in November over the high cost of diesel and high living costs, and they are named after the high-visibility jackets French motorists must carry in their cars. The unrest quickly morphed into a...
According to a report by Reuters, on Saturday, police and demonstrators clashed in Paris and other French cities as 'yellow vest' protests against President Emmanuel Macron's government took place for..
Clashes broke out in the latest "yellow vest" protests in French cities Saturday but a massive police deployment prevented more of the rioting and looting that... News24 Also reported by •Reuters •FOXNews.com •Newsday •France 24 •CBC.ca
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