Video news clips from around the world on the weekend of 8th, 9th December

The weekend news covered the Yellow Vest riots in France, the body of a missing British girl in New Zealand, and more.

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Video news clips and coverage from around the world on the 8th and 9th of December, 2019 were disturbing on some fronts. France saw the Yellow Vests clash with police in their protests. In New Zealand, the body of missing tourist Grace Millane was found, and more. Here are the top five stories from the weekend.

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Paris France - police clash with Yellow Vest protesters

In Paris, France, tourist spots like the Eiffel Tower were closed to visitors. For the fourth weekend in a row, protests gripped the city. Many people were arrested and protesters were injured. They are protesting government austerity and some EU policies. This video contains some graphic scenes.

2

Boris Johnson on Theresa May's Brexit deal

Boris Johnson talked about Theresa May's proposed Brexit dealings. He warns that the EU will get what they want out of the deal and the UK could end up being blackmailed.

3

Body of missing British tourist Grace Millane found

New Zealand Police notified the media that they had located a body which they believe is that of Grace Millane. Grace, backpacking New Zealand went missing a week ago. A 26-year-old suspect has been arrested and will be charged with her murder.

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Democrats call for impeachment of Donald Trump after Cohen spills some beans

The Democrats in the USA hope for impeachment of President Donald Trump after his former lawyer, Cohen, disclosed some campaign funding violations. If proven correct, the Democrats feel this may be the way to finally impeach him and get jail time.

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5

China demands the release of Huawei's chief financial officer

Huawei's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, was arrested in Canada and is to be sent to the USA over allegations of breaking sanctions against Iran. China has warned Canada that they should release her immediately or face the consequences.

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