More than 287,000 people have taken part in protests over the rise in fuel prices. The demonstrations have been harshly condemned by French President Emmanuel Macron.
The yellow vests movement has stirred major demonstrations and unacceptable violence, according to Macron.
The AFP reported, citing the French president, that he hears the protesters, but won't scrap fuel taxes.
"What I've taken from these last few days is that we shouldn't change course because it is the right one and necessary. But we need to change how we work because a number of our citizens feel this policy course is imposed on them from above," he said....
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