French Riot Police use Tear Gas on Celebrating Fans after Victory over Belgium

Macron’s Riot police used tear gas to clear the Champs-Elysees of celebrating French fans on Tuesday night after the national soccer team beat Belgium in the FIFA semifinal match in St.Petersburg, Russia.

The supporters were celebrating France’s 1-0 semifinal victory over Belgium, when the riot police showed up to remove the fans from down town Paris.

The fans threw the gas projectiles back @ the police dressed in full riot gear. The clashes lasted over an hour. Several people were reported injured and a number of arrests were made.

AFP / ABC Flash Point News 2018.

 

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