This year's G-8 summit opened with the protests that almost always now go hand in hand with such events. Thousands of anti-globalization protesters beat their way through water cannons and clashed with German police in Heiligendamm yesterday. Many were wounded in the violence.
But this morning police and protesters took their confrontation to the seas. In a James Bond-esque maneuver, the German navy swooped in, carved up the Baltic and headed off several protest boats from the shore....Full Story