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# gilets-jaunes - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Tear gas deployed by police as 15 arrested in new anti-Macron demonstration in Paris

Police said 15 people were arrested.

# gilets-jaunes - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Emmanuel Macron says yellow vest violence must stop as he offers 'significant' tax cuts

Macron recognised that the yellow vest movement had led to many in France feeling “anger and impatience for change” and praised its “just demands”.

# gilets-jaunes - Saturday 30 March, 2019

French yellow vests stage 20th week of protests as banks call for end for violence

The demonstrations began in November of last year.

# gilets-jaunes - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Mother and child saved from apartment building set on fire by yellow vest protesters in Paris

French police said more than 80 people had been arrested by mid-afternoon.

# gilets-jaunes - Saturday 2 February, 2019

Thousands march in Paris 'yellow vest' protest to rally against alleged police violence

A police estimate put the turn-out at 10,500 in Paris.

# gilets-jaunes - Thursday 3 January, 2019

French police arrest 'yellow vest' leader Eric Drouet

Drouet was arrested for organising an unauthorised protest on the Champs-Elysees.

# gilets-jaunes - Monday 31 December, 2018

French newspaper apologises for Hitleresque image of Macron on front page

The paper’s weekly magazine was accused of being reminiscent of the Nazi leader.

# gilets-jaunes - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Port Tunnel reopens after being blocked by 'yellow vest' protesters

The tunnel has since reopened.

# gilets-jaunes - Sunday 23 December, 2018

Macron appeals for 'order' after yet more violence sees police officers attacked in Paris

In one incident, a group of three officers were forced to make a hasty escape after coming under attack on the Champs-Elysees.

# gilets-jaunes - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Over 700 arrested in early morning clashes at Paris 'yellow vest' protests

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said 481 people had been detained in Paris.

# gilets-jaunes - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Eiffel Tower among landmarks to close as Paris braced for fresh violence this weekend

The protests have escalated into the biggest crisis of Emmanuel Macron’s presidency.

# gilets-jaunes - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

French government scraps all plans to hike fuel taxes following fierce protests

Many of the “yellow vest” protesters have called for new protesters on Saturday