The Canadian Press

2001-07-21 | G 8 Summit Protests

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Fires were burning in Genoa on July 21st as riot police battled with anti-globalization protesters at the G8 Summit in Genoa. Canadian Press reporter Terry Pedwell was there. (Pedwell said it appeared a couple of police officers were hurt by flying beer bottles and bricks which protesters were pulling up from the sidewalk. Crowds of on-lookers were also standing on the sidelines cheering the protesters on. Fire crews arrived on the scene after being delayed by protesters.)

Date: 2001-07-21
Placeline: GENOA, Italy.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 31 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I just tear gas everywhere here right it's it's hard if you don't have a gas mask not to have a difficult time breathing or even seeing because of course it gets into your eyes and on your clothes but it's a fire that's causing all the smoke here in front of this building and the protesters are being moved back now by police they put up metal barricades to try to stop the police from coming through but now they are going through and I are going out to the Devastators right now running is not the kind of hitting a couple of the right now >>