A petrol bomb explodes next to French riot police on the Place de la Republique, Paris, on 15 September 2016
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Anger flares at French labour law protest in Paris

Clashes broke out during protests over French labour reforms in Paris, with tear gas being fired by riot police.

During the march, some demonstrators threw objects at officers, including makeshift petrol bombs.

The government says the changes will help create jobs and bring down unemployment, but opponents fear they could weaken workers' rights.

  • 15 Sep 2016
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