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PHOTOS: Neo-Nazi Rally In Newnan Met With Counter-Protests

A line of riot police stood around the Newnan courthouse, near a neo-Nazi rally and counter-protest.
Credit Dustin Chambers / WABE
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Members of the National Socialist Movement, a U.S., neo-Nazi group, held a permitted rally in Newnan, Georgia, on Saturday.

The rally was scheduled to begin at 3 p.m., but the white nationalist group didn’t show up to Greenville Street Park until after 4 p.m. Their group was small, about 25 people, according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution.

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Dozens of counter-protesters were cordoned off from the park with a barricade, fence, and a heavy police presence.

The AJC also reported that police arrested about 10 counter-protesters, and no one from the neo-Nazi group.