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Protest turns violent in Hamburg, injuring dozens

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Violence has erupted at a protest in Hamburg over the closure of a left wing community centre.

Police moved in after bottles, stones and fireworks were thrown at officers.

There were about four-and-a-half thousand left-wing radicals among
seven thousand demonstrators, according to police.

More than 80 officers and an unknown number of demonstrators were injured in the clashes on Saturday.