About 15 people detained in violent riots in Malmö, Sweden
On August 29, local time, according to a Swedish TV station report, the local police stated that the violent riot in Malmo was against 28 Response to the burning of the Quran on Japan.
On the 28th local time, the Danish far-right party took a hard line (Stram Kurs) organized the burning of the”Quran” in Emilstorp in Malmö. The process was filmed and published online, which aroused strong dissatisfaction.
Then on the 28th, about 300 people held a demonstration in Malmö The perpetrators threw stones and burning objects at the police. There were 20 fires across Malmö, some cars were set ablaze, and the escalation of protests triggered riots. Several police officers were slightly injured, the vehicles of police and rescuers were damaged, and about 15 people were detained.
For fear of new disturbances, the area has requested reinforcements from other areas . About 20 police officers from the Stockholm area of the capital were sent to Malmö, and several riot vehicles were also provided.
Founder of the Hardline Party and Danish right-wing extremist Rasmus • Paludan (Rasmus Paludan) was arrested on the border between Denmark and Sweden on the 28th and was not allowed to enter Sweden for two years.
Source:CCTV News Client