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UK: Protesters demand justice for Grenfell victims at vigil outside Parliament01:59

UK: Protesters demand justice for Grenfell victims at vigil outside Parliament

United Kingdom, London
June 19, 2017 at 21:24 GMT -00:00 · Published

Hundreds of people staged a vigil outside the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, Monday, to pay their respects to the victims of the deadly Grenfell Tower fire.

Protesters demanded justice for the victims and their families and decried the government's lack of action in the fire's aftermath.

"We want to ensure that it is a proper, robust, fully independent inquiry that will hold those people who are held responsible to account," Bryan, a protester said.

A fire ripped through the 24-story Grenfell Tower on the Lancaster West Estate, West London on June 14, killing at least 79 people. 17 people are still in hospital, nine of them in critical condition.

UK: Protesters demand justice for Grenfell victims at vigil outside Parliament01:59
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Hundreds of people staged a vigil outside the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, Monday, to pay their respects to the victims of the deadly Grenfell Tower fire.

Protesters demanded justice for the victims and their families and decried the government's lack of action in the fire's aftermath.

"We want to ensure that it is a proper, robust, fully independent inquiry that will hold those people who are held responsible to account," Bryan, a protester said.

A fire ripped through the 24-story Grenfell Tower on the Lancaster West Estate, West London on June 14, killing at least 79 people. 17 people are still in hospital, nine of them in critical condition.

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