Bus and tram services in Paris and the wider region will stop at 21:00 local time, the regional president says

On Wednesday night public transport was targeted as riots erupted around the capital and beyond

The violence began when police shot dead a 17-year-old boy during a traffic stop

On Thursday afternoon, a march led by the mother of the boy erupted into violence and chaos

Some officers were injured in Nanterre, near Paris, while footage showed cars on fire

Earlier it was announced that 40,000 police officers would be deployed on Thursday to deal with a possible third night of violence

BBC/ Oluwayemisi Owonikoko

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