The police began to detain participants of the movement “Yellow jackets” in Paris

The police began to detain participants of the movement “Yellow jackets” in Paris

Moscow. 1 Dec. INTERFAX.RU — According to the French interior Ministry, in the Champs Elysees area gathered 200 peaceful demonstrators, but the approaches to it are counted about 1.5 thousand less friendly-minded people.


French officers carried out Saturday detentions of demonstrators from the movement “Yellow jackets” in the Champs Elysees area, Paris transfer media.

According to the interior Minister Christoph Costanera, there were 200 peaceful demonstrators, but on the outskirts of the Champs Elysees, according to the Minister there were about 1.5 thousand less friendly-minded people trying to provoke police officers.

Individuals attacked #Macron’CRS regime s police bus at Place de l’etoile in #Paris. People resist higher taxes nationwide against police brutality and#YellowVests #France #ChampsElysees #GiletsJaunes #resistance

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“Our security forces fight back to the bullies. Detained 39 people,” — said Kastner.

All the shops on the Champs Elysees closed, and the owners have tried to protect the Windows, so the bullies didn’t break it.

Last week in the centre of the French capital hosted a large-scale demonstration of the “Yellow jackets”, the protesters against the increase in gasoline prices. During the riots many stores suffered significant losses. This weekend the police moved in the heart of Paris rigid measures to ensure security. This situation apparently scared off many of the protesters who decided not to come to the center of Paris, noted by the media.

“Yellow jackets” are protesting for several weeks against the government’s decision to raise gasoline prices. However, many observers noted that large-scale demonstrations in France — an indicator of public discontent with government in General.

Yellow vest for activists was the sign of belonging to the participants of this protests across the country.