Macron vs the 'yellow vests': French president faces new protest movement from motorists

05.11.2018 – The ‘yellow vests’ – a growing social movement in France is planning to block French roads in protest over the rising cost of diesel and petrol. Nevertheless, the president insists fuel taxes must rise and will not scrap the plan to raise diesel taxes by 6.5% per liter and petrol taxes by 2.9% per year. Read the full article on the The Local website.