8 December 2018 protesters in Paris “yellow jackets” began to set on the streets of the city the first of the barricades. For the construction of the barrier, protesters use all that you see: concrete slabs, dustbins and even trees.
About it reports Reuters.
Thus, the protesters are trying to isolate themselves from law enforcement.
Earlier it was reported that today in Paris the order is protected by 8 thousand police officers, which is 3 thousand more than last weekend. Along the streets of the French capital are the police vans and armored vehicles. Before the action started, the police detained more than 300 people.
Recall that rallies against the increase in fuel prices began in France on November 17. Citizens are protesting against the rise in price of petrol by 2.9 cents, and diesel fuel – by 6.5 per cent on 1 January 2019.