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Police hurl tear gas at US protesters in Ferguson

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Riot police hurled tear gas and marched on rioters late Sunday in Ferguson, the St Louis suburb wracked by race riots since police shot dead an unarmed black teenager. 

Police fire tear gas at protesters on West Florissant Road in Ferguson, Missouri, August 17, 2014

Police in body armor, helmets and gas masks moved in with armored vehicles to disperse a mob of mostly young people about three hours before the midnight (0500 GMT Monday) curfew came into effect.

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