G20 summit, protests, continue

This video from England says about itself:

The Guardian obtained this footage of Ian Tomlinson at a G20 protest in London shortly before he died. It shows Tomlinson, who was not part of the demonstration, being assaulted from behind and pushed to the ground by baton-wielding police.

G20 leaders of the world’s richest nations gathered in London on Thursday to hammer out a recovery plan for the world economy: here.

A FREELANCE photographer was brutally attacked by riot police during G20 protests in London, despite waving his press card and repeatedly shouting “I’m press,” the Morning Star learned on Thursday: here. See also here.

THE man who died after found collapsed at the G20 protests in London on Thursday was named by police as Ian Tomlinson on Thursday: here.

FRENCH “Spiderman” Alain Robert climbed the Lloyd’s of London building on Thursday to protest over climate change: here.

ANTI-POVERTY groups the World Development Movement and War on Want expressed “outrage” on Wednesday after their accreditation to attend the G20 summit was suddenly withdrawn: here.

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