French government violence in Réunion colony

This 22 November 2018 video says about itself:

🇫🇷France’s fuel protests stretched to the islands of Réunion.

Protests against soaring fuel prices in the French territory of Réunion have shut down much of the island. The government has cancelled all flights and closed schools and suspended public transport. Police and protesters have been injured and more than a hundred people have been arrested.

Demonstrators on the island in the Indian Ocean say it’s about much more than the cost of filling up the tank.

Al Jazeera’s Mereana Hond reports.

Also ‘yellow vest’ protests in Belgium.

This 8 November 2018 video says about itself:

Is Macron‘s En Marche out of step? | DW English

Accused of being out of touch with voters, the French president’s poll ratings continue to slide ahead of EU elections in 2019. Can he boost his image before he loses the argument over Europe?

Conflict Zone is Deutsche Welle’s top political interview. Every week, our hosts Tim Sebastian and Michel Friedman are face-to-face with global decision-makers, seeking straight answers to straight questions, putting the spotlight on controversial issues and calling the powerful to account.

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