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Paris police ban protest over anti-Islam film

By Agence France-Presse
Thursday, September 20, 2012 6:52 EDT
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Protesters clash with French Gendarmerie near the US embassy in Paris on September 15,during a demonstration against the anti-Islam film produced in the United States via AFP
 
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Paris police have banned a demonstration planned for Saturday in front of the city’s Grand Mosque to protest against a US-made anti-Islam film, a police source said.

An individual had made an official request to police to hold the protest. France’s interior minister has said he will ban all protests over the film after a violent demonstration last weekend near the US embassy in Paris.

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