More than 1,300 were arrested and dozens injured after violent anti-government protests engulfed France — here’s how the clashes unfolded – Business Insider

For the fourth weekend in a row, yellow vest protesters took to the streets across France to demonstrate against President Emmanuel Macron, high taxes, and economic inequality.

The weekly protests have steadily grown more violent, and French officials said by the end of Saturday, dozens were injured and hundreds arrested.

Thousands of police officers were deployed to control the riots, eventually firing tear gas and rubber bullets, and repelling demonstrators with water cannons.

Here’s how the clashes unfolded:

Source: https://www.businessinsider.com/photos-france-yellow-vest-anti-government-protests-arrests-injuries-2018-12

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