French President Macron Remarks on "Yellow Vest" Protests

French President Emmanuel Macron delivered remarks regarding the “yellow vest” protests across France from the Palais de l'Élysée in… read more

French President Emmanuel Macron delivered remarks regarding the “yellow vest” protests across France from the Palais de l'Élysée in Paris. He said France needed to unify following the lengthy protests, which started after an increase in fuel taxes. President Macron said the tax increase was rescinded and called on French employers to offer a holiday bonus, which he said he would be untaxed. He also blamed much of the unrest in France on an influence campaign from Russia, which Kremlin officials later denied. close

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French President Macron Remarks on "Yellow Vest" Protests

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Program ID:
455781-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Broadcast
Location:
Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France
First Aired:
Dec 10, 2018 | 11:49pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Dec 11, 2018 | 7:47pm EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Dec 10, 2018 | 11:49pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 11, 2018 | 4:49am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 11, 2018 | 1:43pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 11, 2018 | 7:47pm EST | C-SPAN 3