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Nine Officers Injured During Demonstration In Central London – UKNIP

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Nine officers had been injured as they labored to disperse crowds outdoors the Israeli Embassy in Kensington this night (Saturday, 15 May).

Missiles had been thrown in small pockets of dysfunction following a day of largely peaceable protest, which noticed police interact with the crowds.

Nine individuals had been arrested on suspicion of violent dysfunction and an extra 4 individuals had been arrested on suspicion of breaching the Health Protection Regulations. They stay in custody.

Superintendent Jo Edwards, in command of the policing operation, mentioned: “We as soon as once more noticed police come beneath fireplace from missiles and several other had been injured on account of this. It is completely unacceptable and I want these officers a speedy restoration.

“Throughout the day, officers sought to interact with individuals who had gathered to display, and encourage them to disperse to assist defend themselves and others throughout this public well being disaster. Where this method didn’t work and officers had been met with hostility, they took enforcement motion.”