Macron: ‘Nothing can the violence in Paris the righteous”

The fire department must have a car that was fired to extinguish the fire, one of sure 187 interventions.

From the G20 summit in Argentina, the French president, the violence in Paris strongly condemned. “What today in Paris that has happened, it has nothing to do with the peaceful expression of legitimate frustration.’

At the press conference of the G20 in Buenos Aires could the French president, not to the riots in the capital no. In a short statement he condemned the violence that the proof of the yellow bibs flawed sharp.

‘Nothing can violence justify. The culprits of these acts of violence want no change, want no improvement. They want chaos and betray the cause which they say they defend. They will be identified, and for justice to be brought.’

Sunday, immediately after his return from Argentina, Macron crisisberaad. “I will never force accept’, he decided.


Today, Saturday, was the third mobilisatiedag of the yellow shirts in France. While across the country, in total about 75.000 protesters express their displeasure about the cost of living were to prove, was in Paris soon error.

The protest was scheduled for the afternoon, but already around 9 hours on Saturday and tried some of the protesters the checkpoint at the Place de l’étoile, the square around the Arc de Triomphe, to break, and they went to the police to the body. The monument was also plastered.

What began as a demonstration degenerated quickly in a stadsguerilla between rioters and police. There were also fighting in the rue de Rivoli, the avenue Kleber, boulevard Haussmann, the avenue Foch and the Place de l’opéra.

187 burn

Only to 21 o’clock is the Place de l’étoile freed. “Almost all districts are back under control,” Interior minister Christophe Castaner announced on BFMtv.

At 20.30 hours Saturday night notified the police that there are 287 people were arrested. There were certainly 110 wounded, including 17 policemen. One injured is in danger, says minister Castaner. He also announced that the fire department 187 fires had extinguished and that the rioters six buildings have stormed.

Elsewhere in France there were also smaller incidents at the demonstrations of the yellow vests, such as in Charleville-Mézières, Nantes, Toulouse and Marseille.

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