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UPDATE 3-'Yellow vest' protests stunt French growth, Macron under pressure

10 Dec 2018

* Graphic: impact of unrest on stocks https://tmsnrt.rs/2RDxLXu

France braces for trouble, Macron to address 'yellow vest' anger

07 Dec 2018

PARIS France hunkered down for another wave of potentially violent protests on Saturday as embattled President Emmanuel Macron planned to address the nation next week over public fury at the high cost of living, senior allies said. | Video

Fearing "Act IV" of unrest, France to close Eiffel Tower, Louvre, at weekend

07 Dec 2018

PARIS France will close the Eiffel Tower and other tourism landmarks in Paris and draft in thousands more security forces on Saturday to stave off another wave of violent protests in the country over living costs. | Video

French authorities fear "great violence" as yellow vest anger endures

06 Dec 2018

* Troops on anti-terrorism patrols may be redeployed - sources

France's Macron hunts for way out of 'yellow vest' crisis

03 Dec 2018

PARIS France's prime minister met with opposition leaders on Monday as President Emmanuel Macron sought a way to defuse nationwide protests over high living costs that led to widespread rioting in Paris at the weekend and are hurting the economy. | Video

Stunned Parisians clean up posh central district after worst riots since 1968

02 Dec 2018

PARIS Workmen cleared away burnt hulks of cars, scrubbed the defaced Arc de Triomphe monument and replaced the shattered windows of luxury boutiques in Paris on Sunday after the worst riots in the centre of the capital in half a century.

Stunned Parisians clean up posh central district after worst riots since 1968

02 Dec 2018

PARIS Workmen cleared away burnt hulks of cars, scrubbed the defaced Arc de Triomphe monument and replaced the shattered windows of luxury boutiques in Paris on Sunday after the worst riots in the centre of the capital in half a century. | Video

Stunned Parisians clean up posh central district after worst riots since 1968

02 Dec 2018

PARIS Workmen cleared away burned hulks of cars, scrubbed the defaced Arc de Triomphe monument and replaced the shattered windows of luxury boutiques in Paris on Sunday after the worst riots in the center of the capital in half a century.

Stunned Parisians clean up posh central district after worst riots since 1968

02 Dec 2018

* Clean-up at Arc de Triomphe may cause lasting damage -official

RPT-Fractured France: Diesel tax protests expose Macron's Achilles' heel

29 Nov 2018

* Protesters see Macron as part of out-of-touch urban 'elite'

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