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Met Police gave officers the green light to take a knee

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Several officers adopted the iconic pose in support of the anti-racism protests in London which were sparked by the death of George Floyd in the US and are now sweeping the world.
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Mugshots released of four cops charged over death of George Floyd

Mugshots released of four cops charged over death of George Floyd

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Derek Chauvin, J. Alexander Kueng, Thomas Lane and Tou Thao have now been charged
These are the four police officers charged over the death of unarmed and handcuffed black man George Floyd.
Protests and riots have broken out in cities across the US after video footage emerged of Derek Chauvin kneeling on the father's neck for nearly nine minutes as he repeatedly cried ‘I can't breathe' on May 25.
The fired Minneapolis police officer was arrested on Friday and charged with third degree murder, but many demonstrators said this didn't go far enough. They called for a more serious indictment...
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Police Get Rough With Demonstrators In America And Around The World As Anti-Racist Protests Continue

Police Get Rough With Demonstrators In America And Around The World As Anti-Racist Protests Continue

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

Cities across the world have seen thousands of people march in solidarity with protesters in the US over the killing of George Floyd by a police officer. From London to Toronto, Rio de Janeiro to Perth and Stockholm to Auckland, protesters have gathered outside US embassies and taken to the streets to demand justice and to rally against police brutality. And across America and the world, some police have been seen responding to protesters with violence and brutality. In New York, an officer was captured on video pulling the mask off a young, Black protester and pepper spraying him in the...
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George Floyd protests: Cheers erupt as all four police officers charged and demonstrators defy US cities' curfews

George Floyd protests: Cheers erupt as all four police officers charged and demonstrators defy US cities' curfews

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

Protesters defied curfews and retuned to the streets for a ninth consecutive night as civil unrest sparked by death of George Floyd continued to sweep across the US.
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ICE says international students taking online courses have to transfer or...

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