Cars torched in Saint-Denis this morning

Amidst an anti-CPE gathering of several hundred pupils in front of the Paul-Eluard high school in Saint Denis, around a hundred pupils have damaged several cars and torched two.

Submitted by alibi on March 27, 2006

The events were reported by French broadcaster tf1.

Saint-Denis lies in the North West of Paris in the Seine-Saint-Denis departement, number 93, where the riots of last November began.

Meanwhile this mornings papers went with the following headlines:

"The week when it can all change" Le Parisien

"The fateful week" Le Figaro

"High-risk week for Villepin" La Tribune (financial paper)

"CPE Situation blocked as black Tuesday awaits" Les Echos (financial paper)