Embattled French President Macron is hiding away at the Elysee Palace while Paris burns from riots over his globalist environmental policies.
According to reports, Macron has been avoiding the limelight while trying to figure out a solution to the violent protests that descended on Paris earlier this week.
Several prominent French figures have implored Macron to address the protesters before the weekend.
"I give advice to the President of the Republic: speak to
#GiletsJaunes, do not hide at the Elysée, do not ask others to do what the French expect of you, listen to them, hear them before Saturday!" Marine Le Pen tweeted Wednesday.
📹 Je donne un conseil au Président de la République : parlez aux #GiletsJaunes, ne vous cachez pas à l'Elysée, ne demandez pas à d'autres de faire ce que les Français attendent de vous, écoutez-les, entendez-les avant samedi ! pic.twitter.com/KEgHMctLny— Marine Le Pen (@MLP_officiel) December 5, 2018
Socialist party leader Jean-Luc Mélenchon also jabbed at Macron's noticeable absence on Tuesday.
#Macron come back from Argentina? He must have an opinion, probably."
Est-ce que #Macron est revenu d'Argentine ? Il doit avoir un avis, sans doute.— Jean-Luc Mélenchon (@JLMelenchon) December 4, 2018
Riots continued to grip Paris Saturday, with over 1,300 arrested and dozens injured as the French government ordered 89,000 police deployed on the streets.
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