Yellow Vest Movement
“Yellow Vest” Movement sometimes seen in the news is related to which Country?
Explanation: The Yellow Vest movement also referred to as the Yellow Jacket movement as protestors took to wearing the high-visibility fluorescent jackets, erupted suddenly in November as a protest against Emmanuel Macron's fuel tax hikes to reduce emissions that are scheduled to start from January in France. Frustration over fuel prices sparked the protest, but it has extended to protests against inequality in French society.
Source: The Hindu
Countries Of Particular Concern
Question : “Countries of Particular Concern” sometimes seen in the news is released by:
“Countries of Particular Concern” under the International Religious Freedom Act 1998 is released by the United States Secretary of State (under authority delegated by the President) to the countries engaged in systematic, ongoing and egregious violations of Religious Freedom.
Designated countries and organizations- Saudi Arabia, Russia, Eritrea, ISIS, Boko Haram, Pakistan, China etc.