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France: Clashes erupt at banned Avignon protest02:14

France: Clashes erupt at banned Avignon protest

France, Avignon
March 30, 2019 at 20:49 GMT +00:00 · Published

Police clashed with protesters at a reportedly banned Yellow Vests demonstration in the south eastern French city Avignon on Saturday.

Several minor injuries resulted from the clashes which took place on the city's Republic Square.

Protests are being held across France for a 20th week in a row, to demonstrate against the French government's economic policies.

France: Clashes erupt at banned Avignon protest02:14
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Police clashed with protesters at a reportedly banned Yellow Vests demonstration in the south eastern French city Avignon on Saturday.

Several minor injuries resulted from the clashes which took place on the city's Republic Square.

Protests are being held across France for a 20th week in a row, to demonstrate against the French government's economic policies.

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