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CGTN published this video item, entitled “Anti-lockdown rioters set virus test center on fire in Dutch village” – below is their description.
The first night of the first nationwide curfew in the Netherlands since World War Two on Saturday was marked with protests and unrest. Rioters set fires to a coronavirus testing facility while officers responded with tear gas and water cannons. The country has been under a tough lockdown since mid-December, which is due to continue until February 9. The government beefed up the lockdown with a curfew from 9 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. that went into force on January 23.
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