Scuffles Break Out at London Olympic Torch Relay (Video)

Clashes break out at Olympic torch relay in London-
One man grabbed the torch in west London before police bashed him to the ground.

Police scuffle with a protester as the Olympic torch is carried through London April 6, 2008. Thousands of anti-China protesters draped in Tibetan flags disrupted the Olympic torch relay on Sunday through London, billed as a journey of harmony and peace. (REUTERS/Alessia Pierdomenico)

Monkey Tennis Center has a roundup on the clashes in London and the luke warm response by officials to the killings in Tibet.

Reuters has video of the protesters lunging at the torch carriers:

In the latest news from Tibet…
Chinese police fired on hundreds of protesters this week in the Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Garze killing 8 people, CNN reported.


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Chinese Parade Handcuffed Tibetan Activists Down Lhasa Streets
Dalai Lama Threatens to Resign…
Speaker Pelosi Condemns Chinese in Tibet
China Claims Support From 100 Countries Over Tibet

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