De­fi­ant: Thou­sands of lights shine in protest

The Press and Journal (Moray) - - WORLD NEWS -

On Fri­day, 50,000 Ro­ma­ni­ans took to the streets protest­ing against po­lit­i­cal cor­rup­tion and low wages. The anti-govern­ment protest turned vi­o­lent leav­ing 455 peo­ple, in­clud­ing three dozen riot po­lice, need­ing med­i­cal treat­ment. On Satur­day they gath­ered for a sec­ond day of protest. Peo­ple shone the lights of their mo­bile phones in a dis­play of sol­i­dar­ity out­side the govern­ment head­quar­ters in Bucharest.

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