London police were forced to withdraw and got backed into a corner on Saturday night when an officer got hit by a bottle thrown by protesters. The footage filmed on December 18 during anti-lockdown march shows an incredibly tense standoff as protesters force the police to withdraw and officers are shouting "Get back!" In several instances, police officers hit out with their batons to drive back the aggressive protesters. Two minutes into the clip, one officer has a bottle thrown by protesters smashed over his head.
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