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UK: Anti-police brutality activists march on Downing Street01:45

UK: Anti-police brutality activists march on Downing Street

United Kingdom, London
October 29, 2016 at 17:24 GMT -00:00 · Published

Around 100 protesters marched through central London in a demonstration against police brutality and deaths in custody, Saturday.

Protesters, including members of the Black Lives Matter (BLM) group, marched from Trafalgar Square to Downing Street, where they handed in a petition to the British Prime Minister.

According to the UK charity INQUEST, at least 16 people have died in police custody in 2016 in England and Wales. A further 18 have died as a result of police shootings, pursuit or road traffic accidents.

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Around 100 protesters marched through central London in a demonstration against police brutality and deaths in custody, Saturday.

Protesters, including members of the Black Lives Matter (BLM) group, marched from Trafalgar Square to Downing Street, where they handed in a petition to the British Prime Minister.

According to the UK charity INQUEST, at least 16 people have died in police custody in 2016 in England and Wales. A further 18 have died as a result of police shootings, pursuit or road traffic accidents.

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