Radicals rampage through normally tranquil Zurich centre

A cyclist stops to look at a burnt car after a night of riots in Zurich on December 13, 2014Police fired tear gas and a water cannon in central Zurich late Friday to disperse some 200 masked demonstrators who attacked officers and torched cars, trees and garbage bins during an anti-capitalism protest. The crowd gathered around 10:00 pm, hurling rocks at police officers, setting a police vehicle on fire and stealing law enforcement equipment before reinforcements arrived, local police said in a statement.

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