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Police Hamburg again clashed with protesters during G20

Police Hamburg again clashed with protesters during G20

Police in Hamburg’s Friday again clashed hit with protesters, this time in the vicinity of the concert hall Elbphilharmonie.

The activists tried at the hall, where Friday evening a concert is given for the participants in the G20.

The police kept the group at. Among the activists were about two hundred disguised participants. There were windows of a hotel thrown in.

The riots concentrated on the Landungsbrücke on the Elbe river. The police were pelted with bottles and stones and used water cannons at the activists to disperse. The fire department had suffered from the riots. The marine corps tweeted desperately that the cars there along had to on the way to an emergency. “We cannot come by!”

Thursday night were the first riots around the summit of the G20 Friday, and 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.

Fencing

Eleven protesters were Friday morning shot 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.

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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