Yellow Vest protests in France hit with tear gas

Police fired tear gas at Yellow Vest protesters in France today (January 12).

Video filmed in Lyon shows what appears to be a garbage bin on fire in the middle of the street and smoke in the air.

Protesters also hurl projectiles in the direction of riot police.

Thousands of yellow vests took part in the protests, according to the filmer.

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Location: France