Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Pressure outside Parliament

Protesters armed with placards, at the International Waterfront Centre, Port of Spain on Friday.


Placard protesters took to the Parliament on Friday to demonstrate against Government's 2018 national budget and spending cuts.

The protesters gathered outside the Parliament as, Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar kicked off the budget debate at 10am.

Here are some of the images captured by Express Senior Photographer CURTIS CHASE 

Police officers look on at protesters armed with placards at the International Waterfront Centre, Port of Spain on Friday. 

Minority Leader of the (THA) Watson Duke, speak to a protester during a protest at the International Waterfront Centre, Port of Spain on Friday. 

Protesters stand outside the International Waterfront Centre, where the budget debate is in progress.

Minority Leader of the (THA) Watson Duke, address protesters during a protest at the International Waterfront Centre, Port of Spain on Friday.