French media no longer reports on the mass New Year’s Eve car torchings, but citizen journalists with cell phones take up the slack. Strasbourg, France turns into an Apocalyptic Dystopia as 100s of cars are set ablaze on New Years Eve.
VIDMAX Police have not disclosed how many cars were torched, but a source told AFP that the figure was larger than the previous year. A number of arrests and some minor injuries have also been reported. The burning of vehicles is an unfortunate New Year’s tradition in Muslim migrant areas of France. According to local media, 1,031 vehicles were set alight nationwide on the night of December 31, 2018, compared to 935 on the previous New Year’s Eve.