NYU students and faculty arrested at tense pro-Palestinian protests

Several students and faculty at New York University were arrested hours after officials had told assembled pro-Palestinian protesters to disperse.

The protesters assembled at Gould Plaza outside of the University’s Stern School of Business had been told by the university to disperse by 4 p.m., citing safety and security concerns. Police began to move in on protesters just after 8:15 p.m., according to CBS New York.

#BREAKING Clashes and battles over tents – MASS ARRESTS at the NYU, 'Liberated Zone' encampment tents REMOVED as massive ammount of police continues to clear out the protesters.

This is happening right now.
Video by @yyeeaahhhboiii2 [email protected] to license pic.twitter.com/qkUP5w22SW

— Oliya Scootercaster (@ScooterCasterNY) April 23, 2024

NYU announced the protests would be dispersed earlier on Monday, accusing protesters of violating their conditions of allowing the
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