Cars have been set up on an annual basis since the 2005 riots.

A total of 874 cars were set on fire during the New Year celebrations in France. Wrote According to a police report from the BBC. However, according to the Interior Ministry, that number is much lower than in 2019 when more people were detained.

There was no major unrest last year as there was a curfew order due to corona virus infection.

In France, car fires have been a regular occurrence since the 2005 riots.


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