Two France fans die as violence erupts across the country after World Cup win over Croatia

Posted by The King Slayer 2018 years ago in News
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Two French football fans have died as violence erupted across the county following Les Bleus's World Cup victory over Croatia.

After the team celebrated their second ever World Cup win in Moscow, there were jubilant scene across France.

In Moscow, Emmanuel Macron was memorably pictured leaping onto a gantry to wildly celebrate a goal in a break from the usual presidential reserve.

But back at home, the joy turned to violence in several areas.

A total of 292 people were placed in custody across France, the Interior Ministry revealed.

The most violent disturbances took place in Paris on Sunday, where 102 people were arrested, and 92 taken to cells.

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