Woman, 73, badly injured in French police charge against 'yellow vests'

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While the 19th nationwide day of action on Saturday by France's so-called 'yellow vest' anti-government protest movement passed off largely without violence, a 73-year-old woman taking part in a banned rally in the south-east city of Nice received life-threatening head wounds in a charge by riot police.

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The family of a 73-year-old French woman injured in a police charge at a "yellow vest" protest on Saturday are taking legal action, reports BBC News.