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Anti-racist protest in Belgium

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Anti-racist protest in Belgium

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Around 20,000 people took part in a march in Anvers today to remember the victims of a racist gunmen.

On May 11 a young man killed a pregnant Malian woman, before shooting the two year old native Flemish girl she was looking after.A Turkish woman was also injured in the attack. Participants in the demonstration say the march was also a show of opposition to the far right party Vlams Belang. The uncle of Hans Van Themsche, the 18 year old attacker who was arrested at the scene, is a Vlams Belang MP.