France: Annual auto torchings down 10%

France: Annual auto torchings down 10%

[Ed. – Even the ‘youths’ are off their pace?]

UK Telegraph

By French standards, it was a peaceful New Year’s Eve.

Only 1,067 cars and vans were destroyed by arson, a “significant” reduction of   more than 10 per cent compared to the number of vehicles set ablaze last   year, according to Manuel Valls, the Interior Minister.

All things considered, it was a “positive result”, Mr Valls told a press   conference on Wednesday. He said he regretted the deaths of three people in   knife attacks in Paris and in eastern and southern France.

Continue reading →


Commenting Policy

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse.

You may use HTML in your comments. Feel free to review the full list of allowed HTML here.