Approximately three months after the beginning of the protests, it is at "yellow West"-demonstrations in Paris, riots. Especially in front of the national Assembly on Saturday, there was clashes between "yellow West"-the activists and the security forces. At least one person was seriously injured. Thousands went next to Paris, in Bordeaux, Toulouse and Lyon on the road.
The movement began in February with protests against planned fuel price increases, but are now generally opposed to the reform policy of the centre government Macrons. Your name has the movement of the yellow high-visibility vests bearing the protesters.
Some of the "yellow West"-the activists should have tried in Paris, and fences at the entrance of the national Assembly - the lower house of the French Parliament - to radio station France info reported. Security forces tried to prevent the.
it came to clashes with the security forces, in which a person has a very serious injury to the Hand. The channel BFM TV reported, citing the Prefecture of police, that the man had lost at least four fingers. The victim wasn't wearing a yellow vest, it is to be a photographer of the "yellow vests". The exact cause was still unclear, according to Reports, a stun grenade for the violation shall be responsible.
The demonstrators marched in the afternoon, continue on the left side in the direction of the Champ de Mars, the large green area in front of the Eiffel tower. In the area, a car of the Anti-terrorist Operation Sentinelle went on in the early evening in flames. "The soldiers of the Mission Sentinelle protect our country, people's daily against the risk of terrorism. These attacks are intolerable,“ wrote interior Minister Christophe Castaner on Twitter.
On TV images were to be seen burning cars and smashed Windows in the French capital. The police used tear gas. Numerous demonstrators, but also peaceful in Paris and other cities through the streets.More about
France "yellow West“ protest again in several cities
Until the evening, the interior Ministry, 51 numbered 400 demon suppliers across the country, including around 4000 in Paris. Last weekend, there were 58 600 in the country and 10 500 in the capital. Dozens of people were arrested. (dpa)