Free-Tibet and Chinese counter-protest in pictures

See all the images from this afternoon's Free-Tibet protest, which triggered a counter-demonstration from Chinese groups.

All photos by Ian Dunt

 

Free Tibet protestors gather outside Downing Street to protest the visit of Chinese premier Wen Jiabao

 

 

Free-Tibet activists meditate as others chant slogans around them

 

 

A pro-Chinese counter-demonstration, slightly smaller in scale, gathers on the other side of a metal cordon.

 

 

Chinese demonstrators chant slogans, sing songs and wave flags.

 

 

Police look on cautiously as the two groups make their views clear.

 

 

Officers police the gap between the two groups.