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16 police hurt in northern France riots


16 police hurt in northern France riots

Violent clashes broke out between police and local youths in the northern French city of Amiens.

Rioters fired buckshot, burned cars and set fire to a nursery school during the trouble which was apparently sparked over police spot checks on residents.

16 officers were hurt and one is in a serious condition according to officials.

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