Occitanie

Protestors block Frontignan petrol depot

The so-called "gilets jaunes" decided early on Monday morning to block the fuel depot at Frontignan. They used pallets and old tyres to create an immovable pyre, causing paralysis all round the depot. Fuel tankers were stranded inside and out with no fuel leaving the depot. In the late morning the sub-prefect of Hérault came to try to negotiate with the protesters, causing massive disruption in the name of protest against the increase in fuel prices. This measure was repeated…

LanguedocLiving, Nov 19

Languedoc

Hero by name, hero by nature

A Bessan man was saved from a wild boar by his courageous dog named Hero. Patrick…

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Government releases €40m to fight antibiotic…

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Sports calendar keynotes - 20 - 25 November…

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France

Gilets Jaunes: protests continued Sunday

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