Multiple arrests in Nîmes and Montpellier


Clashes between the gilets jaunes and police broke out this Saturday in the late afternoon in Nîmes, Montpellier and Toulouse.

There were two injuries in Nîmes, and 12 arrests.

In Montpellier there were five injuries, and eight arrests.

In Toulouse there were nine injuries and 19 arrests.

The Interior Ministry counted 41,500 people in demonstrators across the country, 10,000 fewer than 9 February and nearly 20,000 less than two weeks ago. Gilets jaunes dispute these figires, stating that they are much higher than reported.