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ABOVE: As EU elections happen in a number of international locations in Europe, greater than 300 “Yellow Vest” protesters scuffled with police in Brussels, leading to roughly 350 detained.
A yellow vest protest march was taken over by black-hooded demonstrators and turned violent in Brussels, forcing authorities to detain a number of hundred individuals.
The yellow vest demonstration was supposed to be towards social injustice on the day of European Parliament elections. Nevertheless it degenerated into dysfunction, with some protesters pelting buildings and smashing barricades. Police intervened to disperse the violent demonstrators.
Brussels police spokeswoman Ilse Van de Keere stated round 350 individuals had been briefly detained however had been launched later Sunday.
Police on horseback patrolled the historic centre and scuffles broke out in several areas.
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