Clashes broke out between police and antifascist protesters in Genoa on Thursday, as a counter-protesters tried to break up the far-right rally of CasaPound Italy (CPI).
Genoa’s antifa organisations called on the people to rally against the far-right event scheduled to take place in Piazza Marsala.
Three people were injured - according to local media - while police made use of tear gas to disperse the crowds.
Police then reportedly arrested two people and protesters led a small procession to police headquarters demanding their release.
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