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Rioting in Corsica over assault of jailed nationalist

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Six days of street protests on the French island of Corsica over the serious assault in a mainland prison of nationalist figure Yvan Colonna, serving a life sentence for the 1998 murder of a prefect and who was left in a coma by a fellow prisoner jailed for jihadist activity, turned to rioting overnight Wednesday, when law courts and a bank were targeted.

Police cordon off Calais homes after continued clashes with migrants

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Householders complained of intrusions by migrants who stole objects to block lorries, amid three nights of violent clashes with police.

French minister slams 'anti-Semitic' riots during pro-Palestinian rallies

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Interior minister says 'intolerable' attacks at the weekend on synagogue and kosher shop 'is quite simply anti-Semitic and racist'.