Football supporters riot with asylum seekers in Linz
The Local/AFP · 10 Sep 2016, 23:44
Published: 10 Sep 2016 23:44 GMT+02:00
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The football supporters from Linzer-Athletik-Sport-Klub -- also known as LASK -- fought against a mixed group of Syrian and Afghan asylum seekers at 1 a.m.
Around 20 men were involved. According to police, several police units were needed to quell the disturbance.
Despite separating the groups, police said that the groups fought again around 2:30 a.m. Two men were subsequently arrested.
According to a police spokesman, the reason for the fight was unclear.