French protesters clash with police; dozens arrested

French police have clashed with Yellow Vest protesters in several cities across the country. Security forces used tear gas and water cannon to disperse the demonstrators. The Interior Ministry put the total number of protesters across France at 12-thousand. The rallies were held for the 13th consecutive weekend against President Emmanuel Macron’s economic policies. Protesters called for his resignation. Police made 36 arrests in the capital Paris.



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