Jan 1 2015
UPDATE! OK, Grumpy, here we go
Europe1 (h/t Christian) The French Interior Ministry announced on Thursday that 940 cars were burned (by angry Muslim youth) on the night of New Year’s Eve. A figure down 12% from last year.
The decline continues. The Interior Ministry announced on Thursday that 940 cars were burned on the night of New Year’s Eve. A figure down 12% from last year. The year 2013 was also marked by a significant drop in the number of vehicles burned, with 1067 identified cars, a decrease of 10.6%.
Susan K says: “This number does not include the number of fires in garbage cans, attacks against firemen and police officers, and no numbers listed for the buses that were torched. They speak only of AUTOMOBILES.”
Fdesouche However, a brand new leisure center Chevilly-Larue (Val-de-Marne) was burned down in an apparent arson, about 2:20 am. According Brigade firefighters of Paris, the fire started on the outside front of the building and “initial findings leave little doubt as to the fact that this was a deliberate act of arson.” Hydrocarbon traces have been identified. […]