Tuesday, November 08, 2005

France Riots 11.07.05

Youths throw Molotov cocktails and stones at policemen in front of a burning bus in the Mirail neighbourhood of Toulouse, France. Photograph: Thierry Bordas/EPA

Rioters hurl stones at firefighters and police during clashes in Toulouse, France. Photograph: Thierry Bordas/EPA

A bus is burning at the entrance of 'Le Mirail', a neighbourhood of Toulouse, France. French Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin warned that the country would impose curfews in its city suburbs where necessary to curb riots that are raging across the country.(AFP/Lionel Bonaventure)

Selection of Britain's daily newspapers, illustrating the coverage of the riots in France. Millions of expatriate workers facing maltreatment and injustice in the Middle East and the Gulf are a 'time bomb' that could unleash riots like those rocking France, an Arab-American activist warned.(AFP/John D McHugh)


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