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Ligue 1: Two matches scheduled for weekend set to be postponed due to shortage of available police personnel
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Ligue 1: Two matches scheduled for weekend set to be postponed due to shortage of available police personnel

Last Saturday, protests in Nantes, where one Ligue 1 match is scheduled to be played, resulted in 13 arrests and injuries to five police officers and three protesters.

Donald Trump attacks Paris deal, cites 'yellow vest' protests in France as proof he was right to leave accord
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Donald Trump attacks Paris deal, cites 'yellow vest' protests in France as proof he was right to leave accord

His morning tweet came in the middle of UN climate talks in Poland, where nearly 200 nations have gathered to agree on a universal rulebook to make good on the promises they signed up to in the 2015 Paris climate deal.

Paris police detain nearly 300 ahead of anti-govt demonstrations as city braces for 'yellow vest' protests
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Paris police detain nearly 300 ahead of anti-govt demonstrations as city braces for 'yellow vest' protests

Clad in their luminous road safety jackets, dozens of demonstrators — who accuse President Emmanuel Macron of only looking out for the rich — gathered at dawn on the Champs-Elysees, the scene last Saturday of the worst rioting in Paris for decades.

Ligue 1: Paris Saint-Germain's home fixture against Montpellier postponed on request of police amidst riots in French capital
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Ligue 1: Paris Saint-Germain's home fixture against Montpellier postponed on request of police amidst riots in French capital

PSG's hometown of Paris has been the scene of protests for three weekends running from "yellow vest" demonstrators unhappy at planned fuel tax rises.

Paris riots: French PM Edouard Philippe announces suspension of fuel tax for six months, calls for calm
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Paris riots: French PM Edouard Philippe announces suspension of fuel tax for six months, calls for calm

Pressure has been mounting after protests by the grassroots "yellow vest" movement degenerated into the worst street clashes in central Paris in decades at the weekend, leading to scores of injuries and arrests

Paris riots: 'Yellow vests' activists torch cars, tag graffiti on monuments to protest rising taxes, high cost of living in France
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Paris riots: 'Yellow vests' activists torch cars, tag graffiti on monuments to protest rising taxes, high cost of living in France

France's most violent urban riot in more than a decade engulfed some of central Paris with demonstrators protesting against rising taxes and high cost of living.

'Yellow vests will win': Violence breaks out in Paris as protesters refuse to back down even after police books 412 people on Saturday
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'Yellow vests will win': Violence breaks out in Paris as protesters refuse to back down even after police books 412 people on Saturday

French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday surveyed the damage from a day of riots across Paris and led a crisis meeting that ended with a call for further talks with anti-government activists who have staged two weeks of protests.

Riots over increased taxes and living costs hit Paris: Emmanuel Macron demands changes in security measures to curb protests
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Riots over increased taxes and living costs hit Paris: Emmanuel Macron demands changes in security measures to curb protests

French President Emmanuel Macron asked for an evaluation of possible protest security measures on Sunday, a day after a Paris demonstration against increased taxes and living costs devolved into France’s worst urban riot in a decade.

As Paris witnesses worst riots in decade, French president Emmanuel Macron vows to act against those responsible
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As Paris witnesses worst riots in decade, French president Emmanuel Macron vows to act against those responsible

Paris police said at least 110 people, including 20 police officers, were injured in the violent protests and 224 others were arrested.