Police: Neo-Nazis attacked anti-racism protesters in Sweden

Dec. 16, 2013 at 11:13 AM   |   0 comments

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Neo-Nazis clashed with protesters at an anti-racism rally in Sweden and at least four people were injured, two of them police officers, authorities said.

Twenty-eight people were arrested.

The fighting broke out in Stockholm Sunday as a group of 200 people held an organized, legal rally against growing neo-Nazi sentiment in the area, CNN reported.

Police spokesman Sven-Erik Olsson said about 40 neo-Nazis threw stones, bottles and fireworks at the protesters.

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