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Paris clashes over police killing of Chinese man; 3 injured

Violent clashes in Paris between baton-wielding police and protesters outraged at the police killing of a Chinese man in his home injured three police officers and led to the arrest of 35 protesters, authorities said Tuesday.

The tensions have prompted China's Foreign Ministry to express its concern to French authorities over the killing of the man, who it says was shot by a plainclothes officer.

Demonstrators from the Asian community gathered Monday night outside the multicultural 19th district's police station in Paris' northeast, said Agnes Thibault-Lecuivre, of the Paris Prosecutor's Office.

They were angry at rumors the man was shot in his home in front of his...

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