PARIS | The Latest: Paris police fire tear gas on protesters

PARIS | The Latest: Paris police fire tear gas on protesters

PARIS— The Latest on anti-government protests in France and neighboring countries (all times local):

11 a.m.
Paris police have fired tear gas on a group of yellow-vested protesters trying to march on the French presidential palace and are pushing them back with shields.

Crowds of protesters first tried to march down the Champs-Elysees avenue toward the Elysee palace but were prevented by rows of police. So a group of a few hundred took side streets and tried to get past a police barricade, and police fired back with tear gas.

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