Yellow vest protesters have stormed the British Attorney Generals office

first_img By Gráinne Ní Aodha Share58 Tweet Email Mar 19th 2019, 4:08 PM Source: Stephen Jones/Twitter ‘Yellow vest’ protesters have stormed the British Attorney General’s office No arrests have been made, the Met Police said, who are at the scene. Tuesday 19 Mar 2019, 4:08 PM A fire alarm was triggered during the incident, and can be heard in the background of the videos. https://jrnl.ie/4550402 A group of yellow vest protestors outside the Attorney General’s Office. Source: Nick AnsellA NUMBER OF ‘yellow vest’ supporters stormed the British Attorney General Geoffrey Cox’s office this afternoon. It’s unclear what the groups demands were: in videos of the incident, protesters can be heard asking for an appointment with the Attorney General, while others chant asking for “justice” or .The Met Police said they were called at 1.45pm today to reports that protestors wearing yellow vests had entered the Attorney General’s office.At 4.15pm, the Met Police said that the protesters had left, but police “remain in the area and are monitoring the crowd”. A group of yellow vest protestors inside the Attorney General’s Office. Source: Nick Ansell“No arrests at this stage, enquiries continue,” a statement on Twitter said.The incident was streamed on Facebook: at one point, a person can be heard asking for an appointment with the Attorney General. Later on in the same video, chants of “What do we want? Justice! When do we want it? Now!” can be heard. As the clock ticks down, get all the best Brexit news and analysis in your inbox: 22,911 Views Short URL The group is still there, despite the presence of lots of police. Among the chants earlier were “hello, the little people are here” and “we want a new Attorney General”— Stephen Jones (@SteveJonesPA) March 19, 2019 17 Comments Tweet thisShare on FacebookEmail this articlelast_img read more