Police say they were forced to use defensive spray on Ledra St protesters (with videos) (Update 4)

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

According to the police, four officers were injured when more than 100 people who had got through the narrow UN buffer zone and managed to break the initial line formed by members of the UN peacekeeping force.

Police added that stones were thrown at the officers who were trying to prevent the Turkish Cypriot protesters crossing over...


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Police say they were forced to use defensive spray on Ledra St protesters (with videos) (Update 4)


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