Now there are fears the fall out from allegations of police brutality could spread all over the country as unrest in the city grows.
Residents have been on lockdown as armed police tried to tackle the rioters who have caused millions of pounds of damage.
.@PrisonPlanet lovely place, looks like the middle east to me. Bye Paris. @SputnikInt pic.twitter.com/xUoAO1vLR3
— LH ✘ #March4Trump (@Lucid4Trump) February 14, 2017
Police were hit with molotov cocktails and the heavy metal balls used in the French game Petanque.
And after setting cars and even a disability vehicle on fire the police have been forced to fire live rounds of bullets.
A reporter for the French TV company BMTV was also injured after being attacked.
The areas of Aulnay-Sous-Bois, Aulnay, Argenteuil, Bobigny and Tremblay-en-France in the Saint-Seine-Denis district have all been affected.
The area of Paris currently crippled by riots is around 33% Muslim. I'm sure this is just a coincidence, though. https://t.co/eygWQleTN9
— Paul Joseph Watson (@PrisonPlanet) February 14, 2017
It follows allegations of horrific police brutality in a housing estate called Rose des Vents in Aulnay-Sous-Bois which is also known locally as the ‘city of 3000’.Read more at InfoWars