Protester Kicks Tear Gas Canister Back at Police During Paris Political March

Left-wing demonstrators rallied on the streets of Paris on April 27 against second-round election candidates Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen, whom they decried as offering a choice between capitalism and fascism.

Smoke bombs and projectiles were thrown at police, according to reports, with police responding with tear gas.

Hundreds of mostly young protesters gathered at Place de la Republique, reports said.

The first video shows one protester kicking a tear gas canister, and other protesters throwing glass bottles.

The second video shows a protester with a smoke grenade.

The third video shows protesters marching in the streets. Credit: Twitter/BLOCUS INFOS via Storyful