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Sunday, 10 June 2012 - 17:28
Montreal Grand Prix protests lead to arrests
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Police in the Canadian city of Montreal have arrested at least 12 people suspected of trying to disrupt the F1 Canadian Grand Prix.

Hundreds had taken to the streets as part of protests against rising university tuition fees, as well as the city's hosting of today race.

There were clashes last night between student protesters and riot police, who fired tear gas.

Students in Quebec have been protesting for months against rising tuition fees.

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