“Yellow Vest” Protesters Take Over Champs Elysees, 129 Arrested published: 01 Dec 2018 views: 4029 More than 100 people were injured and more than 200 people arrested in central Paris on Saturday, Dec. 1, after violent clashes between police and \”yellow vest\” protesters, in a third weekend of nationwide demonstrations against high living costs. Nearly 100 people, including 16 police officers, have been injured and more than 200 arrested after a protest turned violent in central Paris Saturday, officials said. For the third straight week, protesters descended on one of Paris\’ most famous boulevards, the Champ Elysees. Clashes with police began early Saturday near the Arc de Triomphe and continued into the night, with authorities struggling to contain the mayhem. Protesters created roadblocks in the middle of some streets, smashed storefront windows, lit fires and threw rocks at police, who responded with tear gas, stun grenades and water cannons. By comparison, other demonstrations held elsewhere in France were largely peaceful….