(ABC News, Australia) French police have fired tear gas across Champs-Elysees Avenue in Paris and protesters have scuffled with police outside the city's opera house in the fifth straight weekend of protests by the "yellow vests" movement.
Belgian police said a man died after he crashed his car into a truck at a protesters' roadblock on the Franco-Belgian border.
He was the seventh person to die in a wave of anti-government demonstrations against the high cost of living.
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Paris police said 85 people were detained and of those, 46 people had been arrested.