Recent Petition Brings Back Memories of Teenagers Killed in 2005

In 2005, the death of two teenagers in Clichy-sous-bois lead to an insurrection that lasted three weeks and forced Nicolas Sarkozy, the Interior Minister at the time, to declare a state of emergency. The story began on October 27th, when Zyed Benna, Bouna Traoré, and their friends were going home after playing soccer. The social situation was […]