‘Reclaim Australia’ protests in Melbourne and Sydney turn violent

Protests in Melbourne turned violent when anti-Islam and anti-racism groups clashed.

Police were forced separate Reclaim Australia supporters and opposing protesters by forming a wall at separate rallies. Crowd numbers continued to grow throughout the afternoon, and some protesters had to be treated by paramedics after the ugly clashes.

It comes after a Twitter account claiming to be linked with anti-Islam groups has mocked protests being held around Australia…

unnamed-5Protesters clashed heavily with police. Source: News Corp Australia