Dozens arrested as thousands hold May Day protests in France

Hooded, black-clad demonstrators clashed with police in Paris on Saturday as thousands of people joined traditional May Day protests across France to demand social and economic justice and voice their opposition to government plans to change unemployment benefits. Police made 46 arrests in the capital, where garbage bins were set on fire and the windows… Read More Dozens arrested as thousands hold May Day protests in France

French police fire tear gas to disperse May Day protest in Paris

French police fired tear gas to push back masked demonstrators in central Paris on Wednesday as thousands of people used an annual May Day rally to protest against President Emmanuel Macron’s policies. Labor unions and so-called yellow vest protesters were on the streets across France just days after Macron outlined policy proposals including tax cuts… Read More French police fire tear gas to disperse May Day protest in Paris