Demonstrations: Tens of thousands of people at the "Yellow West" protest in France

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Paris (dpa) - In France, tens of thousands of people have once again taken to the streets in protest against the government. 32,000 "yellow vests" were counted throughout the country by the afternoon, 8,000 of them in Paris, the media reported, citing the Ministry of the Interior. It was the ninth protest weekend in a row. In Paris, there were tensions: Some demonstrators had thrown missiles near the triumphal arch in the direction of police, the security forces then had used tear gas. Dozens were arrested.

ref: zeit

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