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Almost two hundred agents injured in Hamburg by riots

Almost two hundred agents injured in Hamburg by riots

During the riots in Hamburg are up to now 196 policemen injured. According to the corps in the Northern German city, nobody is seriously wounded. It is not clear how many of the protesters ‘ injuries.

According to the Hamburg fire brigade campaigners own emergency wound care so that the local authorities do not look at numbers.

However, Friday morning eleven of the protesters was hit when a fence on a wall where they had climbed gave way. The protesters made a fall of about four metres, says the fire brigade.

The wall was around a company where the activists wanted to enter. Were thirteen activists brought to the hospital. Many of them had wounds to the head. The emergency services were with twelve fire trucks, five noodwagens of doctors and two blusvoertuigen of the fire department.

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Protesters pelting police with bottles and stones in Hamburg

Arrests

The G20 meetings on Friday and Saturday in Hamburg. Thursday broke the first riots and became anti-G20 activists clashed with the police.

Friday began the summit to Saturday takes. At least fifteen people have now been arrested since the start of the G20 summit, and dozens are still being questioned by the police.

Riots during G20 summit in Hamburg

From the first day of the G20 summit in Hamburg when it comes to confrontations between rioters and the police.
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Many ultra-left and anarchist groups like the international economic summit of the G20 disruption.
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For the top is a safety zone set up. Nevertheless, the police have great difficulty in making the protesters in their place.
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A troublemaker is arrested by the riot police.
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The German authorities fear that there are an estimated eight thousand violent rioters at the G20 summit in Hamburg here.
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Several cars are set on fire by the rioters.
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In addition to cars are also a lot of windows, doors and furniture destroyed.
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The police turn water cannons against the rioters.
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An activist dressed as a clown is arrested during the G20 summit in Hamburg.
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