Anti-G20 protests: 197 cops wounded so far

Germany: According to the information given by the officials, as many as 197 police officers got injured in clashes with the anti-G20 protestors.

As per the reports, Police said on Friday they were contending with another outbreak of violence in Hamburg’s Sankt Pauli neighbourhood, the base of the Rote Flora (Red Flower) group that has played a major role in the protests against the summit.

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Sources suggested that the stores had been looted and aired footage of successive police charges against bands of hooded youths.

Authorities continued to appeal to onlookers and others not involved in the protests to stay away from affected areas of the city of 1.7 million people.

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