Police forced to use tear gas on Ledra St protesters (with video)

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Police on Saturday said they were forced to use tear gas against a large group of protesters from northern Nicosia who tried to push through the closed Ledra Street crossing barrier to the government-controlled areas.

One police officer was injured and was taken  to hospital.

According to the police the officers on duty were forced to use the tear gas to push back more than 100 people who were trying to break the barrier from the north and pass to the south.

The incident took place just before noon.

Demonstrators at the bottom of Ledra...


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Police forced to use tear gas on Ledra St protesters (with video)


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