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USA: Arrests made during NYC anti-war protest02:41

USA: Arrests made during NYC anti-war protest

United States, New York City
April 8, 2017 at 02:47 GMT +00:00 · Published

Police arrested at least two anti-war activists in New York City, Friday, as the demonstrators marched to protest US President Donald Trump-ordered airstrikes on Al-Shayrat Airbase in Syria.

The demonstrators held signs with slogans such as "No war on Syria" and chanted "Donald J what do you say, how many kids have you killed today."

On Friday the Al-Shayrat Airbase was the target of a US Tomahawk missile strike ordered by US President Donald Trump. Trump said the attack was a direct response to Tuesday's alleged chemical weapons attack in Khan Sheikhoun near Idlib for which he holds Syrian President Bashar al-Assad responsible.

USA: Arrests made during NYC anti-war protest02:41
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Police arrested at least two anti-war activists in New York City, Friday, as the demonstrators marched to protest US President Donald Trump-ordered airstrikes on Al-Shayrat Airbase in Syria.

The demonstrators held signs with slogans such as "No war on Syria" and chanted "Donald J what do you say, how many kids have you killed today."

On Friday the Al-Shayrat Airbase was the target of a US Tomahawk missile strike ordered by US President Donald Trump. Trump said the attack was a direct response to Tuesday's alleged chemical weapons attack in Khan Sheikhoun near Idlib for which he holds Syrian President Bashar al-Assad responsible.

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