In France, the continuing mass protests over rising fuel prices. The riots were the largest in the last 50 years. Protesters smashed the iconic tourist spots of the French capital, in particular the arc de Triomphe. In a country preparing to introduce a state of emergency.
The newspaper Le Parisien has posted a video of police storming the territory of the arc de Triomphe in Paris, captured from the helmet of one of the commandos.
Protesters built barricades on the Champs Elysees, smashed shops, burned tires and cars, broken road signs and throwing stones at police. In response, police used tear gas and water cannons.
Also, we will remind, about 140 participants in demonstrations against the rise in gasoline prices and tax increases, which swept last month in Paris, appeared in court on 3 December.