Protests in London - level 1

Protests in London - level 1

18-06-2013 14:00

There will be a big meeting in Northern Ireland. The capitalists will meet there. Some people don't like it. They protested in London. It was a protest against capitalism.

Many people had masks. They walked in a centre of London. Not everything went well. There were fights with the police. Police took a lot of people to the police station. Some protesters used water pistols for children to fight the police.

The police think that the protests will continue.

Interesting words: capitalist (somebody who controls a lot of money and has businesses), pistol (small gun).

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