Macron Folds: France Suspends Fuel Tax Hike After "Yellow Vest" Riots

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    • 05 DEC 2018, 12.00 AM
    ▼ Macron Folds: France Suspends Fuel Tax Hike After "Yellow Vest" Riots
    With his popularity rating at record lows (recent polls put it at around 26%, on par with Hollande), his capital city burning and the populists he defeated during his stunning electoral victory last year making serious electoral inroads, French President Emmanuel Macron finally caved, and on Tuesday ordered a six month suspension of planned 'fuel taxes' which spurred widespread and destructive protests across France over the past three weeks. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/blacklistednews/hKxa/~3/QD9vNwlrFt4/macron-folds-france-suspends-fuel-tax-hike-after-yellow-vest.html