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Paris Riots

France Stands By Ban On Full Veils After Riots

Reuters | Posted 09.20.2013 | World

PARIS, July 22 (Reuters) - Interior Minister Manuel Valls defended on Monday France's ban on wearing full-face veils in public places after a police...

Riots In Paris Suburbs Leave 20 Cars Torched

AP | NICOLAS GARRIGA | Posted 09.20.2013 | World

TRAPPES, France -- Riot police patrolled Sunday in suburbs west of Paris that have seen cars torched and a police station attacked amid tensions linke...

Case Reopens In Teens' Electrocution While Hiding From Cops

AP | THOMAS ADAMSON | Posted 10.31.2012 | World

PARIS -- France's highest appeals court on Wednesday reopened a trial of two police officers accused of failing to help two teenagers whose 2005 elec...

'Greek Syndrome' Is Catching In Other European Cities

The Independent | John Lichfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Europe exists, it appears. If Greek students sneeze, or catch a whiff of tear-gas, young people take to the streets in France and now Sweden. Yesterda...

Second Night Of Riots Rock Paris Suburbs

The Guardian (U.K.) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Dozens of youths descended on Villiers-le-Bel on Sunday evening, torching the police station, looting shops and setting cars and dustbins on fire. The...