为平息“黄马甲”运动,法国将暂停上调燃油税 分享到:
France suspends fuel tax hikes amid 'yellow vest' protests 2018-12-0642887

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It was the Prime Minister Édouard Philippe who was forced into a U-turn in a nationwide television broadcast,
法国总理爱德华·菲利普在电视讲话中宣布暂停增加燃油税的举措,此举代表政府在决策上作出明显的方向性转变,
while President Emmanuel Macron remained aloof in Élysée Palace.
马克龙总统并未直接出面应对目前的混乱局面。
For more than three weeks and tens of thousands of French people have been expressing their anger on roundabout toll gates near shopping areas or in the streets of many French towns.
过去三周以来,成千上万的法国人在商业区收费站和城镇街道宣泄愤怒。
This anger has the brutes, it has been bruiting for a while, it’s often stayed quiet out of reticence of pride.
抗议行动充斥着愤怒,并持续至今。这与法国人一向优雅低调的形象不符。
Today, it is being expressed with force in the collective way. One has to be deaf or blind not to see it or hear it.
如今,反对者们集结起来,诉诸暴力。无人不知,无人不晓。
But protestors manning the ’yellow vest’ blockades were already rejecting the concessions and demanding more from the government.
身穿黄马甲的抗议者们封锁道路,态度强硬拒绝妥协,并要求政府进一步做出让步。
No, I don’t think it’s enough.
推迟上调税率远远不够。
We’re on an extraordinary movement. There are too many demands, those from pensioners, from young people, from workers.
我们展开的行动意义非凡。不论是老人,年轻人还是工薪阶层,都有话要说。
Everyone wants an increase in purchasing power.
每个人都有追求话语权的权利。
President Macron hopes these concessions will mark the beginning of the end of the protests.
马克龙总统希望政府的让步可以换得抗议运动的平息。
But the ’yellow vests’ believe this could be the beginning of the end for Macron.
但“黄马甲”抗议者却将此次行动视作推翻马克龙统治的序章。
The latest opinion poll puts him down at 23%, a record low for a man just 18 months into his presidency.
执政18个月以来,马克龙的支持率跌到23%,创执政以来的新低。
A school on fire in the South of France.
法国南部某学校发生火灾。
The protests are spreading on all France to the president’s ambitious reforms.
抗议活动正蔓延至总统发布的各项改革措施。
And what the ’yellow vests’ are calling ’Act 4’ their revolt in Paris is still going ahead on Saturday.
本周六,“黄马甲”运动还将继续在巴黎进行,抗议者称之为第4轮的抗议。

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Will the 'yellow vest' protesters continue to take actions this Saturday?
A Yes.
B  No.
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