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France: Tear gas flies as 'Yellow Vests' protests enter 45th week

France, Paris
September 21, 2019 at 09:09 GMT +00:00 · Published

Riot police were out in force in Paris on Saturday, as the Yellow Vests protesters descended into the streets for the 45th consecutive week in the French capital.

Footage shows tear gas being deployed as protesters started rallying, and police forces entering a train station.

Thousands of people have been taking to the streets since the Yellow Vests movement began in France last November, with protesters voicing their grievances which range from high taxes on fuel to income inequality.

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Riot police were out in force in Paris on Saturday, as the Yellow Vests protesters descended into the streets for the 45th consecutive week in the French capital.

Footage shows tear gas being deployed as protesters started rallying, and police forces entering a train station.

Thousands of people have been taking to the streets since the Yellow Vests movement began in France last November, with protesters voicing their grievances which range from high taxes on fuel to income inequality.

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