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Protest in Iceland november 8 2008

Today, a few thousand people protested downtown in Reykjavik, Iceland. People nearly surrounded the Parlament building. Motorcycles where the in force Рand when they where asked to leave the area, they showed the power of the motorbikes, and filled the area with smoke.  Aggressive protesters put a flag on the building marked РBONUS Рthat is the flag of cheap food stores in Iceland owned by Jon Asgeir Johannesson,the owner of the other media in Iceland, Channel 2 ( www.stod2.is ) People are getting very angry at the government and the Icelandic central bank . Eggs and tomatoes where used to hit the parlament building.  According to local news, no arrests where made. In the end of the video, people are shouting- Where is Geir Рwho is the Icelandic Prime Minister. Protests will be on still next saturday.
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