There are Saturday in the whole of France, 27.900 protesters on the street come up for the 23rd mobilisatiedag of the yellow vests. In Paris, where almost 9,000 people were present, riots and the police had to massively intervene. That is according to figures from the French ministry of the Interior.
In France, there were more than 60,000 police officers and gendarmes on the leg. The yellow shirts had Saturday in Paris with a new “ultimatum” for president Emmanuel Macron, at the end of a week that was dominated by the fire in the Notre-Dame cathedral. During the events, took the police several charges and tear gas used against protesters along one of the large centrumlanen between the Place de la Bastille and Place de la République.
For Emmanuel Grégoire, first deputy of the mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, is enough. “It is time that the violence stops,” he said Saturday afternoon. ‘The inhabitants have more than enough of.’ According to him, have the yellow vests Saturday again a lot of damage caused in the French capital.