January 7, 2023, 20:15 – Public News Service – OSN

A massive protest demonstration organized by the French Yellow Vests movement is taking place in Paris. protesters oppose the rise in the cost of living in the country. This is reported by RIA Novosti, with reference to a correspondent at the scene.

It is noted that the procession of protesters began from Breteil Square. Opponents of the rise prices Parisians are moving in a column towards Bercy Boulevard, under pressure from numerous French police officers.

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It is reported that the number of protesters is measured in thousands, and among their slogans are the slowdown in inflation, the abolition of the unpopular pension reform among the French, as well as the inadmissibility of the use by the government France article 49.3 of the constitution, which allows the adoption of legislative acts without their prior public discussion within the parliament.

Earlier it became known that the price of water in France jumped sharply. The reason for the rise in price was the increased price of electricity, which is needed in large quantities for the functioning of urban water purification systems, as well as the rise in price of such raw materials as chlorine and activated carbon, which are necessary for purification. More read in material Public news service.