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Hundreds of agents were injured by riots during G20 summit in Hamburg

Hundreds of agents were injured by riots during G20 summit in Hamburg

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By the violent protests around the G20 summit in Hamburg are at least 476 police officers injured. That count, the police brought in the city Sunday to the outside.

The top was Saturday with a joint final declaration concluded, and therefore hoped the police on an end of the disturbances. Still went rioters a few hours after the termination of the top by Hamburg and left it again a trail of destruction behind.

In addition, bekogelden the protesters police officers with bottles, fireworks and other objects. Previously ransacked troublemakers shops and set cars on fire.

The left-wing group in the parliament of the city state of Hamburg has Sunday an investigation is required into the riots. Chancellor Angela Merkel promised the victims Saturday in damages. Investigation should reveal who and in which degree have been the victim is hit.

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Thousands of people walk protest march against G20 in Hamburg

Angela Merkel

The German Chancellor Angela Merkel closed Saturday afternoon the two-day summit in Hamburg.

They condemned the used of violence by the demonstrators was also hard. “There is no justification for looting, arson and the brutal attacks on the police. Anyone who does has no place within our democratic society.”

Riots during G20 summit in Hamburg

In the evening gathered according to the police some six hundred demonstrators in the Neue Pferdemarkt and the nearby Schulterblattstraat where earlier rioting
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Protesters with water cannons tried kept at a distance.
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The police also used pepper spray to protesters to drift apart.
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A few hours after the end of the G20 summit blaze the wake of the riots in Hamburg.
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On the Deichtorplatz in Hamburg gathered thousands of protesters for the protest march ‘Boundless Solidarity instead of the G20’.
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The police reported Saturday morning that the peace in and around the Schanzenviertel had returned.
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In the district Schanzenviertel in Hamburg ransacked some five hundred demonstrators in a supermarket.
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Many window panes were destroyed.
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Around 6.00 pm and the street cleaning started with the clean up of junk.
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The police in Hamburg put water cannons against the protesters.
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Several cars are set on fire by the rioters.
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A troublemaker throws a bike on a lit fire.
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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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Protesters in the streets, barricades erected and set on fire.
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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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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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From the first day of the G20 summit in Hamburg when it comes to confrontations between rioters and the police.
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