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PARIS | The Latest: French police detain 115 people in Paris protest

PARIS  — The Latest on France protests (all times local): 9:25 p.m. Paris police say 115 people were taken into custody in a day of mainly calm protests in the French capital that left seven people slightly injured. In its fifth week on Saturday, the yellow vest movement saw far fewer protesters in Paris and … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: French police detain 115 people in Paris protest

PARIS | The Latest: Macron’s government may face no-confidence vote

PARIS — The Latest on France protests (all times local): 1 p.m. French left-wing opposition parties are seeking a no-confidence vote in President Emmanuel Macron‘s government amid growing protests and fears of violence. The Socialist Party, far-left Defiant France and the Communist Party are setting aside their divisions and promising to submit the request to … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: Macron’s government may face no-confidence vote

PARIS | The Latest: 63 arrested in clashes with police in Paris

PARIS— The Latest on French protests against rising taxes (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Paris police say at least 63 people have been arrested in violent clashes between protesters and police amid nationwide demonstrations against rising taxes and President Emmanuel Macron‘s policies. Paris police spokeswoman Johanna Primevert has told French news broadcaster BFM TV that … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: 63 arrested in clashes with police in Paris

PARIS | Paris police: Mix-up behind the return of Air China

PARIS  — An Air China flight to Beijing returned to Paris on Thursday after an airline employee misunderstood a passenger who was calling on the phone and thought he was reporting a bomb on the plane, Paris airport police said. China’s official Xinhua News Agency initially reported that the plane turned back because of “suspected … Continue reading PARIS | Paris police: Mix-up behind the return of Air China

PARIS | Paris police clear out migrant camp at center of debate

PARIS — Police on Wednesday cleared out about 1,000 people from the largest makeshift migrant camp in the French capital, which became a focal point in France’s immigration debate. The mainly African migrants were moved out of their tent camp along a canal used by joggers and cyclists on Paris’ northeast edge, put in buses … Continue reading PARIS | Paris police clear out migrant camp at center of debate

PARIS  | Paris police clear out migrant camp housing up to 1,500

PARIS  — Police moved in on Wednesday to clear out some 1,500 people from the largest makeshift migrant camp in the French capital, which has become a focal point in France’s immigration debate. The mainly African migrants were being moved out of their tent camp along a canal used by joggers and cyclists on the … Continue reading PARIS  | Paris police clear out migrant camp housing up to 1,500