New Year's Eve vandalism leaves 1,200 cars torched across France

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Interior ministry reveals number of vehicles torched across France during the night of December 31st in vandalism that has become an annual ritual.

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Hundreds of empty, parked cars go up in flames in France each New Year's Eve, set afire by young revelers, a much lamented tradition that remained intact this year with interior minister Manuel Valls reporting that 1,193 vehicles were burned overnight Monday, reports The Associated Press.