Paris on knife-edge ahead of new 'yellow vest' protests

Paris on knife-edge ahead of new 'yellow vest' protests

Businesses in Paris battened down the hatches on Friday and streets were cleared of material that could be used as weapons amid fears of further violence during a fourth round of "yellow vest" protests. The French capital experienced its worst riots in decades last weekend, plunging President Emmanuel Macron's government into its deepest crisis so far.