Police Trap Peaceful Protesters in Denver

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Police Trap Peaceful Protesters in Denver


A calm political protest quickly turned chaotic as anxious Denver
police surrounded protestors peacefully marching toward the Democratic
National Convention Center. After trapping the crowd between two
buildings, hundreds of officers used pepper spray, batons and
unwarranted aggression. After being surrounded for 20 minutes, two ANP
producers managed to escape after recording the whole affair.



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