Yellow vests protests
France to ban 'yellow vest' protests if violent groups take part - PM
President Emmanuel Macron and his government have been forced back on the defensive after rioters ransacked luxury boutiques and torched cafes and a bank on Saturday in the latest flare-up of violence against Macron’s pro-business reforms.
France has recalled its ambassador to Italy in fury over the Italian government's support for a protest movement in France which could topple the leadership.103 days ago
Protesters assembled by the Invalides esplanade near the Assemblee Nationale parliament and marched through the city’s Left Bank. The demonstrations were peaceful, although many shops had nevertheless shut in case of trouble.122 days ago
Paris police chief Michel Delpuech said he expected the demonstrators in Paris to outnumber the estimated 3,500 that attempted to march on the National Assembly last week.130 days ago