Keyword: vandalism

French finance minister says protests 'economic catastrophe'

The continuing street demonstrations and blockades in France mounted by the so-called 'Yellow Vest' movement demanding an end to falling living standards for lower-income earners has become a 'catastrophe for our economy' said French finance minister Bruno Le Maire as he visited parts of Paris where commercial premises and vehicles were vanadlised during weekend protests.

France's first Shakespearean-style theatre vandalised

Critics of the 6-million-euro wooden-exterior theatre near Calais have argued that the structure is a waste of public money.

Front National activists 'burned cars' to stoke insecurity fears in Paris suburb

One of the six far-right militants, who allegedly burned 13 vehicles, later posted an open letter calling for tougher security in Mitry-Mory.

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.