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Tear gas deployed by police as 15 arrested in new anti-Macron demonstration in Paris
Police said 15 people were arrested.
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”.
French yellow vests stage 20th week of protests as banks call for end for violence
The demonstrations began in November of last year.
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.
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.
French police arrest 'yellow vest' leader Eric Drouet
Drouet was arrested for organising an unauthorised protest on the Champs-Elysees.
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.
Port Tunnel reopens after being blocked by 'yellow vest' protesters
The tunnel has since reopened.
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.
Over 700 arrested in early morning clashes at Paris 'yellow vest' protests
Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said 481 people had been detained in Paris.
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.
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