TBC: Rather than a spontaneous outbreak, the rioting in France is showing increasing evidence of being something planned long in advance as the following excerpts demonstrate:
Police Find Bomb-Making Factory in Paris
AP - Elaine Ganley - 11/06/05 - Police found a gasoline bomb-making factory in a southern suburb of [Paris], with more than 100 bottles, gallons of fuel and hoods for hiding rioters' faces, a senior Justice Ministry official said Sunday.
Six youths, all aged under 18, were arrested in the raid Saturday night on a building in Evry south of Paris where the gasoline bombs were being put together, Jean-Marie Huet, the ministry's director of criminal affairs and pardons, told The Associated Press.
The discovery, Huet said, shows that gasoline bombs being used by rioters "are not being improvised by kids in their bathrooms."...