Gilets Jaunes, Actes II, III & V

Initially protesting against rising fuel costs, the “Gilets Jaunes” held mass demonstrations in Paris, starting in Novembre 2018.

Acte II, November 24th 2018

Place de la Madeleine filled with tear gas to prevent protestors from joining the Champs-Élysées.
Small streets are strategic for groups of protestors to quickly bypass police units.
Police defending a street to allow firefighters' intervention.
Tear gas grenade being thrown back to police.
Anything turns into a potential weapon for demonstrators; here a simple bottle of water.
Riot police closing a road to "place de la Madeleine". Non-cooperative man got violently stopped.

Acte III, December 1st 2018

Acte V, December 15th 2018

Gilets Jaunes, Actes II, III & V

Initially protesting against rising fuel costs, the “Gilets Jaunes” held mass demonstrations in Paris, starting in Novembre 2018.

Acte II, November 24th 2018

Acte III, December 1st 2018

Acte V, December 15th 2018