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Aussie police prepare to use sound cannons, ban eggs and snakes

Security near the Brisbane Exhibition and Convention Centre has been tightened ahead of the G-20 Summit this weekend with more than 6,000 police officers from as far afield as New Zealand locking down the centre of Australia's third-biggest city.


AUSTRALIA is deploying its largest ever peacetime security operation amid fears of violent protests or extremist attacks when world leaders including US President Barack Obama converge on Brisbane for the G-20 summit this weekend.

More than 6,000 police officers from as...