Bourges News

France vows tough response as new ‘yellow vest’ demos loom

Others have called on protesters to converge on the central city of Bourges, which could potentially attract more people from cities farther from Paris.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 12, 2019

Renewed yellow vest protests hit with police water cannon, tear gas in Paris

There were also thousands of marchers in the cities of Bordeaux and Toulon in southern France as well as Strasbourg in the east and the central city of Bourges.

Reuters , Africa Jan 12, 2019

Clashes erupt as ‘Yellow Vests’ stage fresh protests

Nearly 60 people had been arrested in the capital, police said, alongside dozens more elsewhere including the central city of Bourges, the site of another major rally.

The South African , South Africa Jan 12, 2019

Two killed in gas blast, Paris locked down for yellow vest protests

French police, one wearing a ribbon in the colours of the French flag, block a demonstration of yellow vest protestors in Bourges, central France.

IOL , South Africa Jan 12, 2019

France bracing for bigger, more violent ‘yellow vests’ demos

In a first this week, thousands of protesters are expected to descend on the central cathedral city of Bourges, despite being banned from entering its historic centre.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 12, 2019

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

This time, organisers want a major turnout in Bourges, central France, instead of focusing on the capital, where dozens of cars have been burned and stores vandalised in recent weeks.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 8, 2019