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No Borders Newsletter Spring 09

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Nato Summit – No Borders Action

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , on Sunday, 5 April, 2009 by bristolnoborders

Strasbourg. No Borders action.

After clearing the obstacles at the Vaubaun bridge activists headed for the border with Germany. 5,000 protesters were trapped on the other side by the authorities despite this being a Europe without borders.

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Lots of German riot cops erect their own border.

Lots of German riot cops erect their own border.

Confrontation on the Europe bridge in Strasbourg.4-4-09

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destroying the border post

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now its on fire

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disabling cctv

Nearby the majority of the demonstrators were attending a peaceful rally. It was almost surreal watching speeches by the French Left while thick black smoke billowed up from behind the stage. The cops made no effort to protect the border point which became the seconfd biggest bonfire of the whole event.