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Poland: Nationalist Independence Day rally turns violent fourth year in a row

This Tuesday, 11 November 2014, for the fourth year in a row, hooligans clashed with police during a far right march organized in Warsaw to commemorate Polish independence.

The first mass rally of this kind, uniting key nationalist groups, was held in 2010 and has now become the biggest far right event in the country.

While for most part of this year’s parade the participants remained peaceful, on the last leg of the march, after crossing the Vistula River to the eastern bank near the National football stadium, a group of rioters broke away.

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