DONEGAL PROTESTERS JOIN MARCH AT G8 SUMMIT

first_imgAnti-austerity protesters from wave a Donegal flag in EnniskillenA number of Donegal anti-austerity protestors have joined an increasing protest at the G8 summit in Co Fermanagh today.Protestors waved a Donegal flag as our picture shows.The summit is taking place behind tight security, with 8,000 police on duty around the venue. There are no large gatherings of protesters in Enniskillen, but a few anti-G8 campaigners have pitched tents near Enniskillen Castle.The Parades Commission in Northern Ireland says it expects around 3,000 people to take part in an anti-G8 rally in Co Fermanagh this evening.The “Fermanagh G8 Not Welcome” demonstration will march from Enniskillen Library to the security cordon surrounding the Lough Erne resort.There is a large security presence in the area and it is expected the very small number of protesters will grow steadily throughout the day as bus loads of people arrive in the town. A flotilla of boats took part in an anti-fracking protest in Enniskillen.DONEGAL PROTESTERS JOIN MARCH AT G8 SUMMIT was last modified: June 17th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:G8 Summitprotesterslast_img read more