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Batons vs flagpoles: Police clash with protesters at May Day march in Turin

Dozens were injured when riot police clashed with protesters observing May Day on the streets of Turin on Monday.
The sides were involved in a stare down before brawling. The riot police used truncheons and pepper spray, while the protesters responded with flagpoles, eggs, and smoke bombs.

International Workers’ Day, or May Day, is marked around the world on May 1 with strikes, protests, commemorations, and celebrations.

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