- Posted November 8, 2008 by
This iReport is part of an assignment:
Are you better off?
Protest today in Reykjavik -police and protesters
Today , a few thousand people protested downtown in Reykjavik ,Iceland.
People nearly surrounded the Parliement bulding.
Mototcycles where the in force - and when they where asked to leave the are,the showed the power of the motorbikes ,and filled the area with smoke.
Aggresive protesters ,put a flag on the building ,marked - BONUS - that is the flag of cheap food stores in ICeland owned by Jon Asgeir Johannesson ,the owner of the other media in Iceland, Channel 2 ( www.stod2.is )
People are getting very angry at the goverment and the Icelandic central bank .
Eggs and tomatos where where used to hit the paeliement building.
According to local news ,no arrests where made.
In the end of the video ,people can be heard shouting- Where is Geir - who is the Icelandic Prime Minister.
Protests will be on still next saturday