THE SEVERITY OF MASSIVE ‘YELLOW VEST' PROTEST INCREASINGLY EXACERBATING




Mustafa AY- TDO-25.11.18 On Saturday, thousands of French protesters organized extensive violent demonstrations, called Yellow Vest', to express their firm rejection to concede newly-levied tax on oil prices. So, Yellow Vest demonstrators have staged rallies for the purpose of coercing Macron to abolish extra tax on oil prices.

In Paris, where 'Yellow Vest' demonstrations have mainly taken place, demonstrators came face to face with riot police as expected. Protesters threw empty bottles and fireworks to police. Protesters aggressive treatment prompted riot police to take immediate retaliatory action necessarily. As a result, French police inevitably responded irritated crowds with tear gas and water cannon. In the wake of uproar, French police apprehended 8 demonstrators.