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  • Over 250 detained in Paris ahead of anti-government protests

    Over 250 detained in Paris ahead of anti-government protests

    Paris : At least 278 people have been detained in the French capital ahead of anti-government protests called by the so-called “Yellow Vest” movement in opposition to a rise in fuel tax, the police said on Saturday. France was bracing for the renewed demonstrations with nearly 90,000 security personnel on the streets. Some 8,000 officers…