Tens of thousands of people have marched through central Hamburg in a final protest against the G20 summit. The demonstration was mostly peaceful but police were on standby to prevent a repeat of the violent clashes and vandalism during the night.
A special commission has spent the past six months combing through images of rioters at the Hamburg G20. Police have now carried out raids across Germany.
A 21-year-old man has been sentenced to over two years in prison in the first trial connected to the violent riots against the G20 summit in Hamburg. The jail term went beyond the sentence recommended by prosecutors.
Throughout the night into Saturday, police cracked down on protests in Hamburg, which is hosting a two-day G20 summit. With the authorities restoring control over the city, world leaders are set to meet anew.
Police in Hamburg have clashed with G20 protesters as they tried to dismantle a camp in a city park. Protesters from around Europe are flocking to the city in what is expected to be a tense week of clashes.
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