Paris — Calls mounted on Sunday for President Emmanuel Macron to end the “yellow vest” crisis gripping France as authorities in Paris and elsewhere counted the cost of another day of violent protests and looting. Authorities said the anti-Macron riots in Paris had been less violent than a week ago, with fewer injured, but city hall said the physical damage was far worse as the protests were spread across the capital. Burnt-out cars dotted streets in several neighbourhoods on Sunday morning as cleaners swept up the broken glass from smashed shop windows and bus stops. “There was much more dispersion, so many more places were impacted,” Paris deputy mayor Emmanuel Gregoire told France Inter radio. “There was much more damage yesterday than there was a week ago.” The southwestern city of Bordeaux was also badly hit by rioting during a fourth successive weekend of nationwide yellow-vest protests. What began as demonstrations against fuel-tax hikes ballooned into a mass movement against ...

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