G7 summit against march brings together thousands of people in France

The demonstrators crossed the border between Spain and France in a peaceful environment and festive.
24/08/2019 14h41 - Updated 24/08/2019 14h41

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Thousands of people attended the Saturday morning (24) a march organized by various social groups against the G7 summit, I Biarritz, in southwest France. The demonstrators crossed the border between Spain and France in a peaceful environment and festive.

The march against the G7 liberal policies developed between the border towns of Hendaye, in France, and Irun, in Spain, close to Biarritz, without to register incidents along the way.

According to organizers, They participated in the march around 15 thousand people. French officials, However, They estimated in 9 thousand or number of protesters.

The event was characterized by the peaceful character, after the detention, last night, from 17 people and four policemen have suffered minor injuries in disturbances occurred Basque-French town of Urrugne.

The Spanish and French authorities have drawn attention, for days, to the possibility of violent elements contrary to infiltrate the movement system intended to trigger events, although the promoters of the initiative have reiterated, from Monday (19), that all activities would be peaceful.


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