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Police, US protests, Trump, bring, military

Five police shot during US protests, Trump says he could bring in military

06 June, 2020 5:05 pm 5:05 pm

WASHINGTON/MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) – At least five US police were hit by gunfire during violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody, police and media said, hours after President Donald Trump said he would deploy the military if unrest does not stop. Trump deepened outrage on Monday by posing at a church … Read More

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Open season on the free press: Journalists targeted in attacks as US protes...

06 June, 2020 8:57 am 8:57 am

(Reuters) – On Friday evening, viewers watched as CNN correspondent Omar Jimenez and his crew were arrested on live television while covering a protest following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. By Saturday, as protesters and the police clashed across the nation, reporter Kaitlin Rust from Louisville, Kentucky local station WAVE News screamed on … Read More