June 28, 2011

Italy: Clashes Injure About 30 in Turin

Rome, Jun 27 (Prensa Latina) Clashes between police and demonstrators in Turin left about 30 injured on both sides and many arrests, following a protest of the construction of a high-speed rail line.

Antiriot forces launched tear gas at 500 members of No Tav pacifist movement, which set up highway barricades to prevent construction equipment and police from entering the area. Read more.