Protesters, rights groups and some sections of the French media have blamed some of the more serious injuries on the 40mm rubber projectiles. Photo: Reuters

Ban sought on French riot police using rubber bullets in ‘yellow vest’ street protests

  • Government defended the police use of both rubber bullets and stun grenades as necessary to guard against violent elements among the yellow vests activists
  • Campaigners claim 20 protesters have lost an eye during protests
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Protesters, rights groups and some sections of the French media have blamed some of the more serious injuries on the 40mm rubber projectiles. Photo: Reuters
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