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Germany: Thousands-strong Berlin youth march decries racism02:39

Germany: Thousands-strong Berlin youth march decries racism

Germany, Berlin
April 27, 2016 at 19:36 GMT +00:00 · Published

Thousands of students protested against 'exclusion, deportation and war' by marching on the streets of Berlin on Wednesday. Under the name "Youth against racism," similar marches were held in several cities across the country.

The protesters exhibited numerous flags and banners supporting refugees and denouncing racism and fascism, while marching from the Gesundbrunnen Centre by the German Chancellery before finishing in front of the main railway station. There, protesters danced as musical performances took place on a makeshift stage aboard a truck.

The nationwide marches were supported by several human rights movements, pro-refugee activists and left wing organisations such as the Revolutionary Internationalist Organisation (RIO), the Left Youth Solid and the Socialist German Student Union (SDS).

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Thousands of students protested against 'exclusion, deportation and war' by marching on the streets of Berlin on Wednesday. Under the name "Youth against racism," similar marches were held in several cities across the country.

The protesters exhibited numerous flags and banners supporting refugees and denouncing racism and fascism, while marching from the Gesundbrunnen Centre by the German Chancellery before finishing in front of the main railway station. There, protesters danced as musical performances took place on a makeshift stage aboard a truck.

The nationwide marches were supported by several human rights movements, pro-refugee activists and left wing organisations such as the Revolutionary Internationalist Organisation (RIO), the Left Youth Solid and the Socialist German Student Union (SDS).

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