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Students occupy American Chamber of Commerce

Around thirty student from Hanchongryon (Federation of Korean University Student Association) briefly gained control of a local symbol of U.S. economic hegemony to protest Bush's visit.

Source  :  BASE21

△The occupied American Chamber of Commerce (Photo Copyleft Jinbonet)

PatchA, BASE21 staff reporter

February 18th, 2002 -- The American Chamber of Commerce in downtown Seoul was briefly occupied on Monday afternoon by appoximately thirty students. They belonged to Hanchongryon and protested a range of military and economic issues associated with Bush's visit to South Korea.

They barricaded themselves in the office on the 45th floor of the World Trade Tower in Seoul for about four hours before being arrested by a huge army of riot poice. They smashed windows and in its place attached a large placard written, "No war! No Bush!"

Video of the occupation can be viewed below:

The Process of occupying the American Chamber of Commerce I (provided from Ohmy TV - Click here

The Process of occupying the American Chamber of Commerce II (provided from Ohmy TV - Click here

The special attack corps are dispatched and suppressed the demonstrators. (provided from Ohmy TV - Click here

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