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WATCH: Shocking moment huge beach fight erupts as umbrellas hurled at police

Beach equipment is even used as an impromptu weapon.

Umbrellas are hurled at the policemen as they try to diffuse the scuffle.

According to a local report, even sunbeds were used to attack the police.

A bar manager told Belgian newspaper De Standaard: “There was suddenly massive fighting and total chaos broke out.

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“Sun umbrellas and sunbeds flew, windsurfing poles were used as weapons.”

A number of people at the scene have reportedly been arrested a result of the brawl.

Blankenberge’s mayor has condemned the alarming fracas at the popular holiday destination.

Daphné Dumery said: “I think this is terrible.

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Police patrolled the area and checkpoints were set up to turn any beach visitors away.

Only residents, second-home owners, overnight tourists and those working in the city were allowed to enter.

Dumery said: “Our city needs a time-out. On Sunday we want to keep day-trippers out of Blankenberge as much as possible.

“With this measure we hope to restore peace.”

Source Daily Express :: Travel Feed

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