France Protests: Sites may shut down, owing to the fear of riots
December 7 , 2018
89,000 police officers have been asked to be on duty in France, as the government fears major violence on the streets. Numerous tourist destinations like the Eiffel Tower will remain closed. Restaurants and shops are also bound to remain shut. Protests are regarding numerous issues, including educational reforms, minimum pension, changes to the tax system, and demand for reduction in the retirement age.