Fireworks set off, bottles thrown as right-wing and anti-racism protesters clash in UK

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Fireworks set off, bottles thrown as right-wing and anti-racism protesters clash in UK

Anti-racism protesters rallied around Britain on Saturday, with scuffles breaking out in London where counter-demonstrators also came out to protect monuments targeted for their links to colonial history.Statues of historical figures including Winston Churchill – Britain’s World War Two leader whom protesters call a xenophobe – were boarded up to try and minimise trouble.In Trafalgar Square, police separated two groups of about 100 people each, one chanting “Black Lives Matter”, the other…

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