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Video: DNC Protesters Break Through Fence and Violently Clash With Philadelphia Police

"the whole world is watching!"

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Democratic National Convention protesters hit the streets of Philadelphia late Wednesday night and broke through security fencing around the Wells Fargo Center.

Image source: Fox News

Video showed the aftermath as Philadelphia police officers pushed back a rowdy crowd, some of whom chanted, "The whole world is watching!" — a rallying cry of protesters during the violent 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago.

Image source: WPVI-TV

WXTF-TV reported that one person got through the fence and that police said up to a dozen people were taken into custody. In addition, police said a woman was burned during an attempted burning of the American flag.

This story has been updated.

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