Police, protesters clash before NATO summit

  • Posted on: 2 April 2009
  • By: pirate

By DAVID RISING and SCOTT SAYARE, Associated Press April 2, 2009

STRASBOURG, France – Riot police used tear gas and rubber bullets to beat back a crowd of several hundred anti-NATO protesters in Strasbourg on Thursday as the city in eastern France, host of the alliance's 60th anniversary summit, readied for the arrival of world leaders.