WATCH: Belgium's Firefighters Hose Down Police Officers During Strike

Firefighters in Brussels have been protesting a new law that would raise their retirement age from 58 to 60, the Guardian reports.

A number of firefighters managed to break through police lines today and reach the Belgium Prime Minister’s residence. A few dozen police officers put up a brave, though completely ineffective, stand to protect their premier’s home from a soaking — but mostly just ended up soaked themselves.

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