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Smog in Paris as pollution levels soar

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By Euronews
Smog in Paris as pollution levels soar

<p>Heavy traffic and an increased use in winter heating have seen pollution levels soar in Paris. </p> <p>The French capital’s skyline was shrouded in smog on Monday as authorities called on motorists to reduce speed to a maximum of 70 kilometres per hour in a bid to improve the city’s poor air quality. </p> <p>At the beginning of December Paris said it would look to ban diesel vehicles by the middle of the next decade.</p>