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    Clashes in Hamburg Have No Effect on G20 Summit - Kremlin

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    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that clashes between anti-G20 protesters and police in the German city of Hamburg ahead of the summit do not have any effect on the organization of the G20 summit.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Clashes, which erupted between anti-G20 protesters and police in the German city of Hamburg ahead of the summit have no effect on the organization of the event, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Friday.

    "They do not have any effect," Peskov told reporters.

    Earlier in the day, Hamburg police told Sputnik that over 100 police officers had been injured in overnight clashes with protesters.

    ​The twelfth G20 summit in Hamburg kicked off on Friday and will last through Saturday.

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