• Paris on Lockdown in Fourth Weekend if Violent Protests

    7 days ago - By WWD

    PARIS - Entire sections of central Paris, usually bustling with Christmas shoppers at this time of year, were deserted on Saturday as police faced off against protesters across town in the fourth weekend of violent anti-government protests.
    Thousands of stores erected wooden barricades and remained shut, as did major tourist attractions and museums including the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre museum, the Centre Pompidou, the Fondation Louis Vuitton and the Paris Opera, effectively turning Paris into a ghost town - except for the 10,000 protesters in yellow safety vests who descended on the...
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