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Belgian police used teargas on ‘yellow vest’ protesters

Belgian police used teargas on ‘yellow vest’ protesters

For nearly three hours, crowds of people complaining about fuel prices and a squeeze on living standards had disrupted traffic and walked the streets in an unauthorized demonstration that lacked clear leadership, largely promoted via social media.

Belgian police used teargas on ‘yellow vest’ protesters

Belgian police said about 60 were arrested before the violence, mostly for blocking roads or carrying large fireworks. Several hundred people wearing the fluorescent safety vests drivers must carry in their vehicles eventually converged on the office of Prime Minister Charles Michel.

Belgian police used teargas on ‘yellow vest’ protesters

Protests in Belgium, notably around fuel depots in the French-speaking south, have been inspired by the yellow vest — or “gilet jaune” — actions in France against increases in fuel duty imposed by President Emmanuel Macron’s government as part of efforts to reduce emissions causing global warming.

Belgian police used teargas on ‘yellow vest’ protesters

“Michel, resign!” people chanted on Friday. Michel, a liberal ally of Macron, voiced sympathy for people’s troubles on Thursday, but added: “Money doesn’t fall from the sky.”

Belgian police used teargas on ‘yellow vest’ protesters


His center-right coalition faces an election in May.

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