French PM plans new security measures after Champs Elysees rioting

A protester walks past a graffiti during a demonstration by the "yellow vests" movement in Paris, France, March 16, 2019. The graffiti reads: "Paris burns." REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

PARIS (Reuters) – France’s prime minister will present plans on Monday to crack down on rioters, his office said, after a new flare-up of violence linked to the yellow vest protest movement. Rioters ransacked stores and restaurants while lighting fires along Paris’ Champs Elysees avenue on Saturday as they clashed with police. Cutting short a […]

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