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Outbreaks of violence at protest against Covid measures in Brussels

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There were outbreaks of violence during protests against coronavirus measures in Brussels on Sunday that drew some 35,000 protesters. Police car windows were broken, barricades set on fire and people threw fireworks, according to images shown by Belga news agency. Fireworks and other items were thrown at police and fights broke out with the security forces, according to videos shared on Twitter that claimed to show the protests. The police said they repelled protesters with water cannon and tear gas. They said 44 people were arrested, in a statement in the evening. Three police officers were i…

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