Clashes erupt between police & demonstrators during Paris protest (WATCH LIVE)

Clashes erupt between police & demonstrators during Paris protest (WATCH LIVE)
Clashes erupt between police & demonstrators during Paris protest (WATCH LIVE)

Published time: 1 May, 2017 13:13Edited time: 1 May, 2017 13:23

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Clashes have erupted in central Paris between police and demonstrators protesting against both candidates who qualified for the second round of the French presidential elections.

Protesters have been throwing smoke grenades at police, who tried to push the crowds backwards down the road, live Ruptly footage from the scene shows.

Fires could be seen burning alongside the road. A policeman was reportedly injured in the clashes.

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