Police arrested more than 70 protestors in the centre of Brussels

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Vitvitskiy in photosangelina police. Archival photoPolice arrested more than 70 protestors in the centre of Brussels© RIA Novosti / Alexei Vitvitskiy the image Bank

Brussels police detained more than 70 participants of the riots in the centre of the Belgian capital, reports the edition Soir, citing the Prosecutor’s office.

Earlier it was reported that the riots at one of the shopping streets in the centre of Brussels began after a demonstration in support was in Libya of migrants. The youth group of 30 people smashed shop Windows and police cars. In the operation to pacify the troublemakers involved police unit anti-riot, and was also attracted by water cannon and a helicopter.

According to the publication, in total, the guards spent 16 court detention and administrative 55. The police also said that as a result of collision nobody has suffered.

In November in the Belgian capital, a wave of unrest. The largest pogroms occurred on November 11, when about 300 fans of the national team Morocco soccer, celebrating the release team for the 2018 world Cup in Russia, rioted in Brussels. Have suffered about 20 police officers, which the rioters threw stones. Was burned at least one car, smashed the Windows and looted several shops. The police used water cannons.