Belgian Police Use Tear Gas After Clashes With COVID-19 Protesters Broke Out In Brussels
Umer Jamshaid Published December 05, 2021 | 09:20 PM
BRUSSELS (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 05th December, 2021) The Belgian police have used tear gas and water cannons against people who attempted to stray from the approved route during the protest against the country's COVID-19 restrictions, a Sputnik correspondent reported on Sunday.
Meanwhile, the police announced beginning to detain what they called the "troublemakers."
On Friday, the Belgian government once again enhanced the restrictions amid a fourth COVID-19 wave. Citizens starting from age 6 were ordered to wear face masks indoors, while schools would close for the Christmas holidays earlier than usual.