Arrests after London EDL demo

Supporters of the far-right EDL marched on Downing Street in a protest sparked by the killing of a soldier outside his barracks in Woolwich on Wednesday. Scotland Yard said 13 arrests were made during the protest and counter-protest.

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Police make 13 arrests during London protests

Police made several more arrests after a group of EDL supporters made their way back to Downing Street before being dispersed by police.

Scotland Yard said a total of 13 people had been arrested for a range of public-order offences throughout the day.

The figure is thought to include both EDL supporters and anti-fascist protesters.

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