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Germany: Riot police use water cannon to extinguish anti-fascist fire01:17

Germany: Riot police use water cannon to extinguish anti-fascist fire

Germany, Hamburg
September 13, 2015 at 15:01 GMT +00:00 · Published

Antifa protesters created and set a barricade on fire in central Hamburg on Saturday, after police imposed a kettle on the group since 17:30 local time.

The riot police responded by using a water cannon truck to extinguish the flames, while one protester was reportedly detained during the incident.

After the barricade was extinguished, the protesters began building a new construction.

The protest was organised after a far-right movement announced it would hold a 'Day of the German Patriots' in the city. Clashes also broke out at the city's central station among other locales.

Germany: Riot police use water cannon to extinguish anti-fascist fire01:17
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Antifa protesters created and set a barricade on fire in central Hamburg on Saturday, after police imposed a kettle on the group since 17:30 local time.

The riot police responded by using a water cannon truck to extinguish the flames, while one protester was reportedly detained during the incident.

After the barricade was extinguished, the protesters began building a new construction.

The protest was organised after a far-right movement announced it would hold a 'Day of the German Patriots' in the city. Clashes also broke out at the city's central station among other locales.

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