Terrorism & Insurgency

Arson attack wounds one police officer in France's Isere

25 September 2017

AT LEAST 50 vehicles were set on fire in an arson attack at gendarmerie a car park in Grenoble in France's Isere on 21 September, The Telegraph reported. One police officer suffered from smoke inhalation. An anarchist group identified as Revolte Anarchiste des Gendarmes Exiles (Anarchist Revolt Against Exiled Gendarmes), or Rage, claimed responsibility for the attack, stating it was in solidarity with eight people on trial for setting fire to a vehicle in Paris during protests in May.

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