Thousands of demonstrators marched through the French capital on Saturday as riot police clad in helmets and body armor tagged along. The vast majority of protesters appear to have been peaceful, although several isolated incidents were observed in which police deployed pepper spray.
Très beau point de vue avec de la hauteur de cette #Manifs14aout des #GiletsJaunes qui part de #PorteDoree jusqu’à #PlaceDeClichy à #Paris‼️
Tous ce monde dans la rue pour dire #NonAuPassDeLaHonte de #Macron‼️#manifestation14aout #manif14aout
— Lorentz mathias (@LorentzMathias) August 14, 2021
The march marked the fifth straight week of demonstrations held in Paris and other French cities. According to one popular Twitter account that has documented the weeks of demonstrations, dozens of events took place across France and its territories.
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