Re: Rioting all over the shop, was NEWS: Genoa Riots

Date: Mon Jul 23 2001 - 10:56:09 MDT

In a message dated 7/23/2001 11:55:44 AM Eastern Daylight Time, writes:

<< On the day, no-one from the BNP turned up (the home secretary banned them)
but over 1000 asian youths (Pakistani and Indian) came out and had themselves
a good old riot. The police tried to break it up but were overwhealmed by
the superior numbers of the rioters. Only clever tactical skills by the
commander of the cops allowed them to clear the streets but by that time the
riots had raged for hours and had caused a great deal of damage. >>

My guess is, or question is, whether the youth from India were Hindu or not,
because my guess in no-and therein hangs your answer, in part, to why this
riot happened?

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