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Policemen patrol, 02 November 2005 in the northern Paris suburb of Clichy-sous-Bois, after police clashed with angry youths for the sixth straight night following the death by electrocution, 27 October, of two boys who believed they were chased by police. 27 people have been arrested since the violence first erupted late 27 October night. AFP PHOTO THOMAS COEX / AFP PHOTO / THOMAS COEX
Paris suburbs: ‘It feels like the 2005 riots are starting again’
A police officer has linked the recent unrest in the Paris suburbs to the mass riots of 2005, when 6,000 were arrested after weeks of fierce rioting.