The Canadian Press

2002-06-15 | G7 Protest

Preview Clip

Police in Halifax fired several volleys of tear gas at protesters demonstrating outside the site of the G7 finance ministers' meeting. Canadian Press reporter Murray Brewster could barely see after getting a face full of it, but described what happened before he was hit.

Date: 2002-06-15
Placeline: HALIFAX, Nova Scotia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the crowd had torn down some of the very steel steel barricades that were there and I had begun pelting oranges some of the crowd also pepper-sprayed reporters that's when police responded they fired several volleys of tear gas into the crowd >>