He said: “I will not tolerate this and that is why we have a policing plan in place to disperse crowds and if necessary, take enforcement action.". ', She added: 'It was a young boy, he had a baby on the way, he was married, he was settled down, and he was arrested for a breach of the peace which resulted in his death. Police officers detain a demonstrator at Parliament Square during an anti-lockdown protest (Picture: Reuters) However, many did not heed the warnings. Lifting brutal lockdown too early 'could drive MORE virus mutations' and No10 must keep Covid under control... Covid was England's biggest killer in 2020 and accounted for one in eight deaths, official data reveals as... Has the pandemic forced you to rethink your career? Inspired designs on t-shirts, posters, stickers, home decor, and more by independent artists and designers from around the world. To do this we will link your MailOnline account with your Facebook account. Dropped the ball again, Matt? 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Footage showed a number of HGVs descending on roads near 10 Downing Street in response to the issues they have faced in exporting seafood to the EU. His aunt, Zainab Hassan, told BBC Wales she saw Mr Hassan following his release on Saturday with 'lots of wounds on his body and lots of bruises'. Earlier today, the Met’s deputy assistant commissioner, Laurence Taylor, warned those planning to protest to “stay at home”. Video and images posted to social media show a large police presence and a number of demonstrators being removed from the scene. “This will not just be organisers of the gatherings but participants too – by now everyone knows their part to play in stopping the spread of the virus. Almost a dozen people have been arrested after a demonstration by around 200 protesters in London’s Parliament Square. 0 comment. He was found dead at the same property later on Saturday evening, with his family claiming he had been assaulted while in custody. We’ll ask you to confirm this for your first post to Facebook. People take part in a protest in Parliament Square (Luciana Guerra/PA) Protesters were pictured holding anti-vaccine placards. All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours. The memorial in Parliament Square has become the latest flashpoint amid a fierce race row raging across Britain Cyclist coughs and spits at driver as he yells 'I've got Covid!' A group of protestors holding Black Lives Matter signs were dispersed from Parliament Square by masked officers yesterday afternoon and five people were arrested for breaking Covid rules. On Tuesday afternoon, a large crowd of protesters gathered outside Cardiff Bay police station. We have made 21 arrests after a protest in Parliament Square today. 'Nothing we do is going to bring him back but we will not rest for a second until we have justice.'. The most insightful comments on all subjects will be published daily in dedicated articles. Violent protests in London's Parliament Square; more than 100 people arrested. Do you want to automatically post your MailOnline comments to your Facebook Timeline? Full article. Trotz Warnungen haben sich in London Hunderte Menschen an Anti-Rassismus-Protesten sowie an Kundgebungen rechtsextremer Gruppen beteiligt. Date: Monday, 17th September 2007. Due to the sheer scale of this comment community, we are not able to give each post the same level of attention, but we have preserved this area in the interests of open debate. 'Having been taken into custody at Cardiff Bay police station, Mr Hassan was released without charge on Saturday. The Metropolitan police issued restrictions under section 14 of the Public Order Act to limit the protest to the off-road area of Parliament Square gardens. He died later the same day. Plaid Cymru leader Adam Price asked Mr Drakeford whether he would commit to helping Mr Hassan's family find answers during Questions to the First Minister at the Senedd. Police urge people not to attend large gatherings as protests planned . Brian William Haw (7 January 1949 – 18 June 2011) was an English protester and peace campaigner who lived for almost ten years in a peace camp in London's Parliament Square from 2001, in a protest against UK and US foreign policy. More than 200 people marched from the city centre to the police station around a mile away to demand 'justice' following the death of 24-year-old man. Some 21 people have been arrested amid anti-lockdown protests held near parliament Square in central London. Independent Premium Comments can be posted by members of our membership scheme, Independent Premium. On Friday evening, he was arrested at a property in Cardiff where neighbours reportedly spoke of a significant commotion,' Mr Price said. Police described Hassan's death as 'sudden and unexplained' and say there were no indications of misconduct issues or excessive force used by their officers. Vaccines minister Nadhim Zahawi fears take-up of Covid jab may be lower among black and ethnic minorities. Our journalists will try to respond by joining the threads when they can to create a true meeting of independent Premium. It allows our most engaged readers to debate the big issues, share their own experiences, discuss real-world solutions, and more. A number of Scottish seafood … Parliament Square is at the Royal Exchange, Manchester, until 28 October. Scottish seafood lorries parked in central London as the industry protested against being “tied in knots with paperwork” by the Brexit fishing deal. Protests taking place at Parliament Square. Want an ad-free experience?Subscribe to Independent Premium. … Mohamud Mohammed Hassan was arrested on Friday evening last week after reports of a disturbance at his home but was released the following morning without charge. 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The Met police … Police described his death as 'sudden and unexplained' and say there were no indications of misconduct issues or excessive force used by their officers, but his family dispute this, Neil McEvoy, an MS who represents South Wales Central in the Senedd for the Welsh National Party, also attended the protest and said he wanted to see transparency from the police and the officers involved suspended from duty pending an investigation, 'And if there are things the Welsh Government can do - then I will make sure that we attend properly to those without prejudging in any way the outcome of the independent investigations that now need to follow.'. Almost a dozen people have been arrested after a demonstration by around 200 protesters in London’s Parliament Square. Hundreds of students dodge police and tear down metal barriers to gain access to square in protest at high tuition fees and student debt UK seafood trucks protest at Parliament over Brexit red tape . Another person was reported by means of a Fixed Penalty Notice for breaching Health Protection Regulations. The existing Open Comments threads will continue to exist for those who do not subscribe to Independent Premium. Wednesday's demonstrations took place just days after England was placed in a national lockdown due to rising Covid-19 cases. 'Witnesses were reportedly shocked by Mr Hassan's condition following his release, saying that his tracksuit was covered in blood and he had severe injuries and bruising. You can choose on each post whether you would like it to be posted to Facebook. We want justice, we want transparency, we want answers, we want the truth. Create a commenting name to join the debate, There are no Independent Premium comments yet - be the first to add your thoughts, There are no comments yet - be the first to add your thoughts. Jan. 18, 2021 Updated: Jan. 18, 2021 8:20 a.m. Facebook Twitter Email. Your details from Facebook will be used to provide you with tailored content, marketing and ads in line with our Privacy Policy. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. The government is to ban permanent protest camps from Parliament Square - but says it will also repeal rules stopping ordinary demonstrations. 'The first step in any inquiry will have to be to allow them to carry out their work. One woman was captured on video shouting at a group of masked officers before  they begin leading her away to a police van as she shouts: 'no justice, no peace'. Police detain a woman taking part in a protest in Parliament Square, London. The force said: 'Officers engaged with those present and the majority dispersed. 29 March 2019. 'Mohamud Hassan was a fit and healthy 24-year-old. Student protesters break into Parliament Square. We will automatically post your comment and a link to the news story to your Facebook timeline at the same time it is posted on MailOnline. 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One woman, left, was captured shouting at masked police officers before they promptly arrested her, The woman was seen shouting 'no justice, no peace' as she was led away and placed into a van by several officers, The group walked along the street with megaphones and held up signs in support of Black Lives Matter, Metropolitan Police confirmed officers dispersed a gathering of people in Parliament Square at around 5pm. {{#verifyErrors}} {{message}} {{/verifyErrors}} {{^verifyErrors}} {{message}} {{/verifyErrors}}, 21 arrested at anti-lockdown protest in London, UK Covid cases break another record with 60,916 in 24 hours, people gathered in Parliament Square last month to protest against Covid measures, You may not agree with our views, or other users’, but please respond to them respectfully, Swearing, personal abuse, racism, sexism, homophobia and other discriminatory or inciteful language is not acceptable, Do not impersonate other users or reveal private information about third parties, We reserve the right to delete inappropriate posts and ban offending users without notification. Published: 01:48 GMT, 17 January 2021 | Updated: 09:19 GMT, 17 January 2021. Parliament Square. High quality Parliament Square Protest gifts and merchandise. The group marched together to a number of different locations, including Victoria Street, where two members of the public entered a business premises and were arrested for breaching coronavirus regulations, police said. They chanted 'no justice, no peace' as they made their way to the police station, and held up signs that read 'Black Lives Matter' and 'stop police brutality'. The protestors gathered in the street, some holding signs which read 'Justice 4 Mohamud Hassan #BLM' and 'Say his name Mohamud Hassan #BLM'. He said: “For those planning on demonstrating, you are reminded of your obligation to adhere to the government guidelines and stay at home. Earlier on Tuesday, Welsh First Minister Mark Drakeford described reports of Mr Hassan's death as 'deeply concerning'. A number of different protests are converging on Parliament Square as MPs prepare to case another vote on the Prime Minister's Brexit deal. 'I'm glad that the family have secured legal assistance to them in order to pursue their very understandable concerns. Home News. Five people were arrested in London for breaching Covid restrictions as protestors carrying Black Lives Matter signs demonstrated in Parliament Sqaure following the death of a 24-year-old man. South Wales Police have urged against speculation, saying their early findings 'indicate no misconduct issues and no excessive force', but referred Mr Hassan's death to the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC). Can you give me your assurance that no one legitimately connected to Brian Haw's peace protest on Parliament Square was removed by GLA wardens and MPS officers on 17 August 2007? Injured dog owner spends £300 on X-Rays and vets for his limping lurcher Bill- only to learn he was only... 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Neil McEvoy, an MS who represents South Wales Central in the Senedd for the Welsh National Party, also attended the protest and said he wanted to see transparency from the police and the officers involved suspended from duty pending an investigation. 'We want them to know that we will not stand for this and we're here to make an example of one death that it cannot continue and spiral into more. 'Whilst we should not prejudge the outcome of any inquiry, will you commit First Minister to doing everything within your power to help the family find those answers and do you support their call for an independent investigation of this case?'. Scottish seafood lorries parked in central London as the industry protested against being “tied in knots with paperwork” by the Brexit fishing deal. Home News. 1 comment. One protester, Bianca Ali, 29, said she had joined the demonstration because she believed the police had 'murdered a black man'. Your comment will be posted to MailOnline as usual. A statue of Sir Winston Churchill erected in Parliament Square, Westminster, has been sprayed with graffiti during a Black Lives Matter protest. Metropolitan Police confirmed officers dispersed a gathering of people in Parliament Square at around 5pm. Share. Mr McEvoy said: 'I believe in due process but there has to be due process. ', Hassan was found dead at the same property later on Saturday evening, with his family claiming he had been assaulted while in custody, The protestors gathered in the street, some holding signs which read 'Justice 4 Mohamud Hassan #BLM' and 'Say his name Mohamud Hassan #BLM', Police described Hassan's death as 'sudden and unexplained' and say there were no indications of misconduct issues or excessive force used by their officers, Police officers stood around speaking to protestors and were heard on a video asking people to 'social distance if you can'. 'He didn't have these wounds when he was arrested and when he came out of Cardiff Bay police station - he had them,' she said. Wednesday's demonstrations … And there's a terrible history in South Wales Police of miscarriages of justice.'. Five people were arrested in London for breaching Covid restrictions as protestors carrying Black Lives Matter signs demonstrated in Parliament Sqaure, The group, which police described as a 'small gathering', took to the streets in Parliament Square to protest the death of Mohamud Mohammed Hassan, Protesters clashed with police and several people were arrested for breaching Covid rules, Several people were pictured being led away from the scene at Parliament Square by police, Mohamud Mohammed Hassan was arrested on Friday evening  last week after reports of a disturbance at his home but released the following morning without charge. Square on Saturday station, mr Hassan was released without charge on evening... 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