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Berlin police arrest hundreds, disband protest against coronavirus curbs – Sydney Morning Herald

A mix of COVID-19 sceptics and far-right extremists gathered in mass protests across Europe.

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Berlin: Berlin police broke up a mass protest against coronavirus curbs on Saturday and arrested 300 in the German capital after demonstrators failed to keep their distance and wear masks as instructed.
Around 38,000 protesters gathered for events across the city and police reported pockets of unrest, as infections rise in Europe and public frustration at measures to contain the virus grows. Similar events took place in Paris, London and elsewhere on Saturday.
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