France CRISIS: Protesters 'under attack' from Macron as violent clashes ERUPT with police

EMMANUEL MACRON faced further backlash from the French public as protestors standing up against his pension reform bill furiously clashed with police outside the Parliament debate.

Protesters took to the streets of Paris once again against President Emmanuel Macron’s controversial pension reform bill. Leftist unions are up in arms over his bid to fuse France's 42 different retirement schemes into a single points-based system. Protestors clashed with riot police as the pension reform bill reached the French National Assembly for debate.

The police tried to keep protesters at bay with batons, before arresting a few.

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source: Express

2020-02-18 21:41
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