Anti-G7 protest turn violent before summit in Lucca, Italy

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Clashes broke out between riot police and protesters as hundreds of activists rallied through the streets of Lucca, Monday, to demonstrate against the G7 foreign minister summit being held in the Italian city. Protesters carried a banner reading 'Against G7' as they marched through the city where foreign ministers from France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Canada, the UK and the US are meeting for a two-day summit. The summit is expected to be focused on the recent alleged chemical attack in Syria and the consequent US retaliation.

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