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Street observers heading to Brisbane G20

Brisbane to host G20 summit.
Brisbane to host G20 summit. Image by Broderick / CC BY 2.0

Lawyers armed with GoPro cameras will be observing and recording interactions between police and the public during Brisbane’s G20 summit next month. The ‘independent legal observers’ will be clearly identified and walking around the streets in pairs. About 6000 police from Queensland, interstate and New Zealand will be on duty for the G20 as part of the government’s security operations.

Read more: abc.net.au

Tasmin Waby