France: Algerian Football Fans Riot, Wield Chainsaws, Loot Stores

Posted on July 12, 2019 9:27 am
Tags: ,

Original feed source click here and original story source click here


Algerian football fans in Paris, Marseille, Lyon and other cities celebrated their soccer team’s Africa Cup of Nations win by rioting, looting stores and wielding chainsaws in a night of chaos.

Algerians poured out onto the streets following their team’s victory over Ivory Coast last night.

Les algériens arrivent de plus en plus nombreux et envahissent désormais la place de l’Etoile à Paris. #CIVALG #Algerie #CAN2019

— Remy Buisine (@RemyBuisine) July 11, 2019

Police were deployed to the center of Paris to keep order as vandals threw fireworks. One video even shows a man wielding a chainsaw.

#diversity is our