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VIDEO: French Police Protest For Better Conditions After Weeks Of ‘Yellow Vest’ Demos

Source: Ruptly French police officers are gathering in Clemenceau, in front of the police station of the 8th district of Paris on the Champs-Elysees on Thursday, December 20, to protest against their working conditions after weeks of ‘yellow vest’ protests. Lesgyrosbleus, as they call themselves on social media, are protesting…

VIDEO: French Gendarmerie (Paramilitary Unit) Toss Disabled Man Out Of His Wheelchair

Source: Twitter/Brett MacDonald Currently going viral in France is a video that shows members of the Gendarmerie (a paramilitary unit with civil jurisdiction) toss a disabled man out of his wheelchair. The incident took place in Bessan, France: It’s a bit unclear how things got to this point, but after a…

French Military Officer Posts Image Of Himself Holding Gun With Note: “Yellow Vests, Don’t Give Up!”

An unnamed French military officer reportedly posted an image of his hand holding a 9mm Beretta handgun with a note encouraging yellow vest protesters to not give up. View the image below (click to enlarge): Here are two translations for non-French speaking viewers: #YellowJackets, never let down. A lot of…

French Police Are Fed Up: “If This Continues, It Will Be The Blue Vests”

After three weeks of the “Yellow Vest” riots in France, the police report they are exhausted. Mass violence and property destruction was recently observed near Champs-Élysées in Paris, where both officers from the French national police (CRS) and protesters were injured. When asked by news media outlet RMC, General Secretary…