‘Yellow vest’ numbers down in 20th week of French protests

Protesters wearing yellow vests stand in front of the Eiffel Tower during the Act XX (the 20th consecutive national protest on Saturday) of the "yellow vests" movement in Paris, France, March 30, 2019. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

PARIS (Reuters) – Thousands of demonstrators marched in cities around France on Saturday for a 20th weekend of “yellow vest” protests, but numbers were lower and clashes with police sporadic. Outbreaks of vandalism and confrontations with police led to more than 100 arrests on the margins of otherwise peaceful demonstrations in Paris, Avignon, Toulouse and […]

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