Far-left extremists take credit for firebombing French radio station

Far-left extremists take credit for firebombing French radio station
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[Ed. – Must be a typo.]

Far-left anarchists have taken credit for firebombing an office of France Bleu Isère, denouncing the French radio broadcaster as being part of an “industrial hypnosis collective.”

The offices were attacked Sunday night in the French city of Grenoble, with one office inside being partially destroyed by fire, France Bleu reports.

Credit for the attack was published on Tuesday on a well-known website linked to the far-left anarchist movement in France with a statement that read, “A lot of people leak news about the media to criticise them, they do not leak gasoline in their buildings to set them on fire.”

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“Of all the domineers that exist, the one I hate the most is the journalist,” the statement continued and denounced the broadcaster as being a part of the “industrial hypnosis collective.”

The prosecutor of the Republic of Grenoble Éric Vaillant remained cautious about the veracity of the statement and said he was awaiting further examination of it.

“We feel that the authors who wrote on these blogs are quite favourable to these fires but I think it’s too early, much too early, to talk about the claim,” he said.

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