22 Jan '11, 6pm

Police, demonstrators clash in Algerian capital

Police, demonstrators clash in Algerian capital

ALGIERS: Algerian police clashed with pro-democracy protesters in the capital on Saturday, leaving multiple casualties, as they blocked a march on parliament that had fuelled fears of Tunisia-style unrest. The opposition said at least 42 people had been injured during the clashes, including two seriously. The interior ministry put the number of injured at 19, including 11 protesters or passers-by, and eight police. Said Sadi, the head of the opposition Rally for Culture and Democracy (RCD), said that party spokesman Mohsen Belabbes was among the injured while the head of the party's parliamentary group, Othmane Amazouz, had been arrested. Another of the party's MPs, Arezki Aiter, was detained but released after an hour, the party said. Around 300 people had gathered for the rally, intending to march from the city's Place de la Concorde to the parliament building, but they ...

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