15 Oct '11, 11pm

Rome protesters torch cars, smash banks in worst violence of worldwide demonstrations against corporate greed

Rome protesters torch cars, smash banks in worst violence of worldwide demonstrations against corporate greed

Protesters torched cars, smashed up banks and set fire to a military building in Rome on Saturday in the worst violence of worldwide demonstrations against corporate greed and government cutbacks. -- PHOTO: REUTERS ROME (AFP) - Protesters torched cars, smashed up banks and set fire to a military building in Rome on Saturday in the worst violence of worldwide demonstrations against corporate greed and government cutbacks. Tens of thousands took to the streets of the Italian capital for a march that turned violent and equal numbers rallied in Madrid and Lisbon while Wikileaks founder Julian Assange joined angry demonstrators in London. The protests were inspired by the 'Occupy Wall Street' movement in the United States and the 'Indignants' in Spain, targeting 951 cities in 82 countries across the planet in Asia, Europe, Africa and the Americas. It was the biggest show of pow...

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