French Police Deploy Semi-Automatic Weapons and Live Ammo Against Yellow Vests — Era of Light – January 17, 2019

In an unprecedented move, French riot police have hit the streets with semi-automatic weapons and live ammunition to stop Yellow Vest protesters. Officers seen carrying Heckler & Koch G36 assault rifles equipped with 30-cartridge live ammunition magazines were filmed near the Arc de Triomphe monument in Paris on Saturday, showing the extent to which Macron…Read more & short video

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We’re at Breaking Point | French Police — Covert Geopolitics – December 18, 2018

The protests began in France four weeks ago against the government’s planned fuel tax hikes and got off to a mainly peaceful start. But since then they have grown increasingly violent and the list of grievances and gripes against President Emmanuel Macron and his government have ballooned…..Read more & videos

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