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Groups accuse police of abusing protesters at rally

By Tang Chia-ling and Stacy Hsu  /  Staff reporter, with staff writer

National Nuclear Abolition Action Platform spokesperson Tsuei Su-hsin (崔愫欣) said the group has received photographs and video footage from 78 people allegedly showing protesters being mistreated by police officers.

“We have also been approached by 23 protesters allegedly beaten by police, four photographers who say they were prevented from recording the rally and five women alleging either verbal or physical harassment from police officers,” Tsuei said.

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