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    Local sources instead claim they were sleeping, unarmed, when bullets were fired in their direction. When the police finally arrived to physically remove protestors, it was then that many police were disarmed, killed, or taken prisoner by the masses of protestors....By now, the war had been declared, and wouldn't stop well into the night as police and military continued in a violent sweep, ending up going into the towns and reportedly searching house by house in vengeance. Police entered with weapons of war against civilians.

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    by burrow owl on Thu Jun 11, 2009 at 08:33:55 AM PDT

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