A police officer restrains a demonstrator during an anti-lockdown protest in Dublin city centre. Photo: PA / DPA A police officer restrains a demonstrator during an anti-lockdown protest in Dublin city centre. Photo: PA / DPA
A police officer restrains a demonstrator during an anti-lockdown protest in Dublin city centre. Photo: PA / DPA

Coronavirus: Hundreds of protesters in Ireland clash with police in anti-lockdown demonstration

  • Scenes turned violent with fireworks aimed at officers at close-range. Police charged the crowd numerous times with batons drawn
  • Police said three officers were injured, one of whom was hospitalised in the protest, which lasted around two hours

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A police officer restrains a demonstrator during an anti-lockdown protest in Dublin city centre. Photo: PA / DPA A police officer restrains a demonstrator during an anti-lockdown protest in Dublin city centre. Photo: PA / DPA
A police officer restrains a demonstrator during an anti-lockdown protest in Dublin city centre. Photo: PA / DPA
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