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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…

Report About “Yellow Vest” Organizer Being Arrested And Jailed Without Trial Is Quickly Taken Down By French Government

The lead organizer of the gilets jaunes protests was reportedly arrested and jailed without trial earlier today. News website Libération posted an article titled “Gilets Jaunes Organisateur Emprionne” which apparently covered the event, but it was deleted almost immediately. Sources report the French government may have intervened due to the…

French Protesters Seize Assault Rifles And Ammunition From Security Vehicles

Is civil war imminent? After reportedly overrunning French security positions in Paris, “Yellow Vest” protesters have stolen military-grade assault rifles and ammunition. According to Le Parisien, the model HK G36 rifles, which belong to a security and intervention company, were taken close to Jena station in the sixteenth district. The thieves apparently…