Polish police use water cannon to push back far-right rioters

November 11, 2014 4:10 PM

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WARSAW (Reuters) - Police in the Polish capital used water cannon on Tuesday to push back several hundred masked men who broke away from a far-right march and threw stones and flares at lines of riot police.

Nationalist groups march through Warsaw each year to mark the anniversary of Polish independence, but for the fourth year in a row the procession turned violent.

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