Protestors outside the Democrat National Convention burned an Israeli flag, chanting “intifada” and “Go home, f*** Hillary!”
Byron Tau of the Wall Street Journal tweeted pictures from the crowd of protestors.
Protesters are burning an Israeli flag now in front of the secure perimeter and chanting “intifada” pic.twitter.com/6YfGHBhR6z
— Byron Tau (@ByronTau) July 27, 2016
Other protestors were holding signs in support of Bernie Sanders.
US media reported that nearly 2,000 demonstrators, predominantly supporters of Sanders, marched on the convention to vent their anger over recent controversies that have embroiled the Democratic party.
Fox News reported that police had detained dozens of people, however authorities said no arrests were made, but more than 50 people were cited for disorderly conduct.