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'Welcome To Hell' Hamburg Girds for 100,000 G-20 Protestors

When the leaders of the world's most powerful economies descend on Hamburg next month, the city will be a virtual fortress with the deployment of 20,000 police. Officials believe violent protests are likely.
Police training for the Hamburg G-20 summit.

Police training for the Hamburg G-20 summit.

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The headquarters of the Hamburg police department has been fenced in razor wire in preparation for the G-20 summit.

The headquarters of the Hamburg police department has been fenced in razor wire in preparation for the G-20 summit.

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Map of Key G-20 and protest sites in central Hamburg

Map of Key G-20 and protest sites in central Hamburg

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G-20 protesters during a march in Hamburg on May 1.

G-20 protesters during a march in Hamburg on May 1.

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Protests at the leftist cultural center Rote Flora turned into riots in 2013.

Protests at the leftist cultural center Rote Flora turned into riots in 2013.

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