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Fires across US amid justice for George Floyd protests as policeman arrested

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

The death of an unarmed black man George Floyd in Minneapolis has led to a police officer's arrest and ignited protests across the United States as demonstrators demand justice
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Restaurant Owner Shows Solidarity With US Protesters: ‘Let My Building Burn'

Restaurant Owner Shows Solidarity With US Protesters: ‘Let My Building Burn'

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

A restaurant owner in Minneapolis whose building was damaged during protests has added his voice to the chorus of activists seeking justice after police killed a Black man by kneeling on his neck. Gandhi Mahal, an Indian and Bangladeshi restaurant located about a block from the Minneapolis Third Police Precinct, was one of several businesses damaged by fire during protests over the killing of George Floyd, who died Monday. Gandhi Mahal's owner Ruhel Islam declared his solidarity with the protesters, his daughter Hafsa wrote in a Facebook post about the damage to the restaurant. “Let my...
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The owner of a Minneapolis restaurant damaged by fire during George Floyd protests said: 'Let my building burn, justice needs to be served'

The owner of a Minneapolis restaurant damaged by fire during George Floyd protests said: 'Let my building burn, justice needs to be served'

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

The Gandhi Mahal, an Indian restaurant in Minneapolis, was damaged early Friday morning by fire set during protests against the death of George Floyd .
Owner Ruhan Islam's daughter posted on Facebook: "I am sitting next to my dad watching the news, I hear him say on the phone: 'Let my building burn,justice needs to be served, put those officers in jail.'"
Islam later said, according to BuzzFeed : "Life is more valuable than anything else. We can rebuild a building. But we cannot give this man back to his family."
Four nights of angry protests in Minneapolis have left many businesses in...
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