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  More school children march against war
Updated 20 March 2003, 14.15
Police remove schoolchildren protesting in London's Parliament Square
Hundreds more school children around the UK have shown their anger at the war with Iraq by marching in the streets.

They walked out of lessons to demonstrate against the start of the war.

Hundreds of kids are protesting at Westminster in London near the Houses of Parliament.

Some schools have allowed younger kids to have sit-ins because they're worried about them going on marches.

'Felt sick'

An anti-war protester's removed by police in London
But older ones have given their schools letters of permission from their parents.

One sixth-former, Sinead, said: "When I woke up this morning, I was so incredibly nervous. I felt sick."

"Freedom for the Iraqi people must not be brought about by needless bloodshed."

In Carlisle, the police were called to a school after hundreds of pupils protested.

The 11-to-16 year olds marched into the centre of a village chanting anti-war slogans.

Many pupils are facing suspension over their protests but most schools aren't quite sure whether to treat kids who walk out to protest as truants or not.

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