Thousands of police rally in Algeria
07 March 2011, 15:06
Algiers - Thousands of community police officers rallied on Monday in Algiers to demand higher wages, breaking through heavy security cordons to reach parliament, an AFP journalist said.
The demonstrators, who provide police services in Algerian villages, were surrounded by regular police dispatched to the scene of the protest.
Organisers estimated about 10 000 people took part in the demonstration.