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Protesters descend on ECB as Draghi fetes 1.3b euro HQ

The police estimated about 10,000 protesters would descend on the currency bloc's financial capital and home of the common currency under the Blockupy banner.


ANTI-AUSTERITY protesters seeking to spoil the inauguration of the European Central Bank's new headquarters in Frankfurt's east end set vehicles alight, erected barricades and left a trail of destruction across the city.

Police deployed water cannons to restore calm and