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Stuck in demo at Bürkliplatz ?

Stuck in a tram - some kind of demo going on? Passengers cowering on the floor of the tram. Really wierd. Anybody know what's going on?
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Riots in Zurich?

Stuck in a bar near belleview, there is a big fire near there. Police with riot gear and tear gassing the whole area, youths running around. No on not sure what's happening! But finally something happens in zurich!!!
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Re: Stuck in demo at Bürkliplatz ?

Illegal party at Bellevue apparently (20min) and police using tear gas to clear it. We drove through in the car 30 min ago and had no idea what was going on. There were loud shots and i also cowered on the floor!
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Re: Riots in Zurich?

Article in 20min.ch about it now:

http://www.20min.ch/news/zuerich/sto...y-vor-29329530

(It's in German).
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Re: Riots in Zurich?

You must be mistaken, surely. You can only be in the UK!!
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Re: Riots in Zurich?

Well, it's good to know that someone in downtown Zurich has some life in 'em...
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Tear gas, ffs! Uggh. Eyes and nose burning. Just chucked us off the tram although they're throwing bricks at the windows! Great, now I have to walk home a long way round. Who are these ***holes?
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Tear gas, ffs! Uggh. Eyes and nose burning. Just chucked us off the tram although they're throwing bricks at the windows! Great, now I have to walk home a long way round. Who are these ***holes?
Get home safely, Crumbs.
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Re: Riots in Zurich?

Been living here for just over a week and there are youths running round in balaclavas, fires in my street and the front door of my block of flats has been kicked in.

Why did I leave south London?
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Amateur! Me and my Burberry cap crew picked 7 sets. Will be putting couple for sale on EF soon.
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Re: Riots in Zurich?

damn, was the EF Loot 'n Crawl event this weekend? i totally forgot... next time!
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Re: Riots in Zurich?

Tear gas & rubber bullets for an illegal party? That can only lead to bad news. I'm sure they could find a better way to clear out a bunch of kids.
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Tear gas & rubber bullets for an illegal party? That can only lead to bad news. I'm sure they could find a better way to clear out a bunch of kids.
Apparenty there are up to a thousand according to 20 Minutes. That's a bit more than 'a bunch of kids'
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Re: Riots in Zurich?

Cheers for the good wishes. I'm back and safe, but nauseous and pretty p*ssed off!
Some teenagers obviously didn't get enough money for the merry-go-round up in Albisgütli (Knabenschiessen fun fair).
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Re: Riots in Zurich?

I knew something strange was going on in Bellevue so I took another tram, but wow, I'm glad I got home alright
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Re: Riots in Zurich?

Nothing on the news on TV. I was there too an hour ago... looed pretty bad and was getting worse... If there is riots in Zurich then world has really gone mad!
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Nothing on the news on TV. I was there too an hour ago... looked pretty bad and was getting worse... If there is riots in Zurich then world has really gone mad!
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video of the violence and disorder now on youtube:

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