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TWO men were charged with assaulting police officers.

Matthew Harkin, 40, of no fixed abode, is accused of spitting at a male police officer.

The alleged incident happened at about 10pm on Saturday when police responded to a call at St James’ Hospital.

Kiniki Clifford, 26, of Raymond Road, Portsmouth, is accused of punching a male police officer in the face in Palmerston Road, Southsea, at about midnight on Saturday. Both are set to appear in court.