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Protests grew violent on Thursday after President Emmanuel Macron ordered his prime minister to raise the retirement age from 62 to 64. This came without a vote of parliament for the highly controversial reform. Police fired teargas, and at least 120 were detained. This event took place on 03/16/2023 at the following location: Paris, France.

Incident Type: Civil Unrest

Event Type: Protest

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 120

Source: CBC