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Saturday, May 22, 2010

Protesters take aim at Canada G20, G8 summits

TORONTO-Canadians got a taste this week of how far activists might go to protest against next month's G20 summit in Toronto, with the firebombing of a local bank branch in the nation's capital. Police are still investigating the attack on a Royal Bank of Canada branch in Ottawa, which may have been the work of an anarchist group protesting against the June G8 and G20 gatherings.A special task force in charge of security for the international summits is monitoring the investigation into Tuesday's early morning fire, which caused an estimated C$500,000 in damages and left the bank's glass storefront broken and blackened."We are certainly monitoring the situation to see if there's any kind of potential threat for the G8 or G20," said Julie Morel, a spokeswoman for the special task force, which is made up from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Toronto Police Service and other security and law enforcement partners."The Integrated Security Unit is monitoring any potential threat to the G8 and G20 summit and of course we are prepared to deal with any possible threats"...

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