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Belgium: Antifa pepper-sprayed as police protect Golden Dawn offices in Brussels01:44

Belgium: Antifa pepper-sprayed as police protect Golden Dawn offices in Brussels

Belgium, Brussels
November 24, 2016 at 08:43 GMT +00:00 · Published

Antifa protesters were pepper sprayed by police as they demonstrated against the far-right Greek party Golden Dawn, Thursday, after the group opened offices in Brussels earlier in 2016.

Greek Golden Dawn members of parliament, alongside various Belgian far-right organisations and activists, inaugurated the offices in April 2016.

Antifa activists maintain that despite Golden Dawn having representation in the European Parliament, the party's openly racist political positions make their presence in Brussels unacceptable.

Belgium: Antifa pepper-sprayed as police protect Golden Dawn offices in Brussels01:44
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Antifa protesters were pepper sprayed by police as they demonstrated against the far-right Greek party Golden Dawn, Thursday, after the group opened offices in Brussels earlier in 2016.

Greek Golden Dawn members of parliament, alongside various Belgian far-right organisations and activists, inaugurated the offices in April 2016.

Antifa activists maintain that despite Golden Dawn having representation in the European Parliament, the party's openly racist political positions make their presence in Brussels unacceptable.

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