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Opposition Riots in Georgia Admist NATO War Games After Journalist is Beaten

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6 May 09 | RT and BBC

Georgian opposition members have clashed with police near the Tbilisi Police headquarters, according to the Itar-TASS news agency. (22:02):

Anti-government protesters and police have clashed in the Georgian capital, Tbilisi, over the alleged beating of a local journalist.

Riot police used batons to force back some protesters who tried to enter a police compound by climbing over a fence, the interior ministry said.

Three people arrested for the alleged beating were being held at the site.

Television footage showed some protesters walking away with blood on their faces, a BBC reporter said. >>>

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