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


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.