Dairy farmers spray milk at the European Parliament in Brussels

1. A protest staged by dairy farmers in Brussels has entered its second day. Farmers sprayed thousands of litres of fresh milk at the European Parliament in Brussels.

Dairy farmers spray milk at the European Parliament in Brussels

2. Hundreds of farmers and tractors from across Europe took up position in a park near the European Commission and a square.

Dairy farmers spray milk at the European Parliament in Brussels

3. …some of it raining down on police and passers-by.

Dairy farmers spray milk at the European Parliament in Brussels

4. A riot police officer is covered in milk as dairy farmers dump milk on the European Parliament during a demonstration in Brussels

Dairy farmers spray milk at the European Parliament in Brussels

5. Dairy farmers tractors are parked on the Cinquantenaire square in Brussels on the second day of a protest against EU agricultural policies

Dairy farmers spray milk at the European Parliament in Brussels

6. Young dairy farmers use a giant slingshot to throw flares to the EU Parliament and the police on the second day of a protest

Dairy farmers spray milk at the European Parliament in Brussels

7. Tractors block a main road in central Brussels during a protest by European milk producers

Dairy farmers spray milk at the European Parliament in Brussels

8. Farmers stand among tractors during a demonstration called 1,000 tractors to Brussels by European milk producers

Dairy farmers spray milk at the European Parliament in Brussels

9. A man stands next to a charred trailer set on fire by dairy farmers in front of the EU Parliament at Place du Luxembourg

Dairy farmers spray milk at the European Parliament in Brussels

10. Protesting dairy farmers throw tyres onto a fire in front of the European Parliament

Dairy farmers spray milk at the European Parliament in Brussels

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