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Several injured as massive explosion rips through Paris bakery

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe also arrived on the scene to survey the damage.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 12, 2019

Macron hopes debate can quell French unrest. So did Louis XVI

Senior cabinet ministers have not rejected the idea — Prime Minister Edouard Philippe called citizen-initiated referendums a “useful tool in a democracy” — but said their use should be limited.

Reuters , Africa Jan 11, 2019

Can Macron’s ‘great national debate’ calm yellow vest protesters?

“We believe in this debate, we think it’s essential,” Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said on Wednesday.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 10, 2019

Outrage in France as cash pours in for boxer who bashed police | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe in a TV interview late Monday announced plans for legislation banning “troublemakers” from attending demonstrations following weeks of clashes between yellow vest supporters and police.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 8, 2019

France to toughen sanctions on undeclared protests, PM says

PARIS – France plans to introduce legislation to toughen sanctions on undeclared protests in response to violent “yellow-vest” demonstrations, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said on Monday in a hardening of the government’s stance on the unrest.

EWN , South Africa Jan 7, 2019

France to toughen sanctions on undeclared protests, PM says

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe poses at the French TV channel TF1 studios as he makes "public order" announcements in the face of recent violent situations involving the Yellow Vest 'Gilets Jaunes' protestors across France, in Boulogne-Billancourt, near Paris, France January 7, 2019.

Reuters , Africa Jan 7, 2019

Macron calls for order after ‘yellow vest’ attack on police

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe for his part denounced the “incredible violence towards the police”.

The Independent , Uganda Dec 23, 2018

WATCH: Clashes in Paris at 'yellow vest' protest

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe for his part denounced the "incredible violence towards the police".

News 24 , South Africa Dec 23, 2018

Macron calls for order after 'yellow vest' attack on police | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe for his part denounced the “incredible violence towards the police”.

The Guardian , Nigeria Dec 23, 2018

Paris government to rush through concessions for 'yellow vests' | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has acknowledged that the concessions, worth some 10 billion euros ($11.3 billion), would mean France will breach the public deficit cap of 3% of gross domestic product set by EU rules.

The Guardian , Nigeria Dec 17, 2018