Police remove "indignados" as anniversary commemoration comes to a close

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Madrid, 15 May (EFE).- Spanish riot police began clearing Madrid's central Puerta del Sol square of "indignados" (the indignant ones) protesters before daybreak on Tuesday, but hours later indignados and sympathizers of the so-called 15M social movement had filled the square on the last day of a four-day assembly marking its one-year anniversary.

Protesters did not have permission from City Hall to camp out in the square, so police arriving in some 40 vans arrived at around 4:15 to remove them. Seven people were arrested, and two policemen and an indignado were slightly injured in separate scuffles, officials said.

SHOTLIST: RIOT POLICE REMOVING INDIGNADOS FROM PUERTA DEL SOL BEFORE DAYBREAK ON TUESDAY. FOOTAGE OF INDIGNADOS AND M15 MOVEMENT ASSEMBLIES IN CENTRAL PUERTA DEL SOL SQUARE.

DURATION: 04:47

EFE TV - Madrid - 14:50 GMT.

Keywords: efe-indignados-madrid-m15-sol-police

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