Macron reeling as tough stance against 'yellow vests' backfires


What began as a rebellion over cost of living has morphed into something more perilous - an assault on his presidency and France's institutions.

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Emmanuel Macron intended to start the new year on the offensive against the ‘yellow vest’ protesters. Instead, the French president is reeling from more violent street demonstrations, reports Reuters.