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 hear god everywhere here at it 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 in your eyes and all your clothes but it's the fire that 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, the police are going through but now they are going through and other going up to the demonstrators right now running is not together hitting a couple of the right now >>

Clip ID: 20010721CPCN001