France's President Emmanuel Macron, whose approval ratings are down to just 23 per cent. File photo: Reuters France's President Emmanuel Macron, whose approval ratings are down to just 23 per cent. File photo: Reuters
France's President Emmanuel Macron, whose approval ratings are down to just 23 per cent. File photo: Reuters
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Yellow vest protests: French President Emmanuel Macron ditches fuel tax rise amid ‘fear of major violence’

  • Move comes a day after announcing suspension of fuel tax hikes for six months
  • French president struggles to defuse ‘yellow vest’ anger

Topic |   France
France's President Emmanuel Macron, whose approval ratings are down to just 23 per cent. File photo: Reuters France's President Emmanuel Macron, whose approval ratings are down to just 23 per cent. File photo: Reuters
France's President Emmanuel Macron, whose approval ratings are down to just 23 per cent. File photo: Reuters
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