The death of George Floyd, a 46-year-old African-American man, died in police custody in Minneapolis. Curfews have been imposed in the US many cities to control clashes between protesters and police.
Yesterday, Protests erupted over. The incident sparked widespread protests across the United States. Curfews have been imposed in at least 40 cities. Protesters clashed with riot police in New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, and Los Angeles.
Protests began peacefully in most places and ended peacefully in some places. But in most cases, the protesters eventually clashed with police.
To disperse the protester’s Police fired tear gas, rubber bullets, and pepper spray. Protesters set fire to police vehicles, vandalized them, and looted shops. As a result, 5,000 members of the National Guard have been deployed in 15 states and Washington DC.
Demonstrations have taken place in at least 40 cities across the United States. In Chicago aiming at the police Protesters throw stones. Police also fired tear gas in response. Several people were also detained on Saturday and Sunday. After setting fire to a police car in Los Angeles to disperse the protesters Police fire rubber bullets at them.
The National Guard says Sunday Protesters have gathered again in Washington DC, setting fire to various places and they behaved aggressively towards the police.
United States President Donald Trump Saturday evening in a televised address from Cape Canaveral, Florida said, “I stand as a friend to every peace-loving American.”
He made the remarks while on a mission to send two NASA astronauts into orbit on a spacecraft built by billionaire Elon Musk’s company SpaceX.
The President condemned the actions of the “looters and rioters” and said that such acts of theirs by Mr. Will disrespect Floyd’s memory. What was required, he stated, was “not contempt but rather recuperating, not confusion but rather an equity.”
The National Guard has been released in Minneapolis to do the job that the Democrat Mayor couldn’t do. Should have been used 2 days ago & there would not have been damage & Police Headquarters would not have been taken over & ruined. Great job by the National Guard. No games!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 31, 2020
In twitter, the massage president blamed The mayor of Minneapolis, a Democrat, for failing to control the protests. This is the biggest protest since he came to power. He also said Democrat Mayor couldn’t do protest control, but, the National Guard take control.
In Denver ‘I can’t breathe’ with thousands of people covering their faces and putting their hands behind their backs. Participated in peaceful protests with slogans. People in Atlanta, Boston, Miami, and Oklahoma took part in large-scale protests. There have been riots with riot police in several places.
Overnight curfews have been imposed in Minneapolis, Atlanta, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Portland, and Louisville, among other cities. In many cities, protesters have broken curfews and carried out large-scale looting.
How George Floyd died?
Last week Monday night Police received a call from a grocery store alleging that Mr. Floyd had given a counterfeit $20 dollar.
He fell to the ground while the police went to the scene and tried to get him into a police car and said he was working on his fear of being claustrophobic.
Police say, he physically obstructed officers and was handcuffed. Mr. When Chauvin’s hand touched his neck, George Floyd kept saying, “I can’t breathe” and “Don’t hit me.”
Local doctors initially said after the autopsy that Mr. Chuvin The police officer’s knee was pressed against Floyd’s neck for eight minutes and 46 seconds. It lasted more than three minutes after Floyd Unresponsive. He was taken to hospital and was pronounced dead an hour later.
Health experts say, Mr. Floyd had heart problems and the combination of the two created a reaction in his body, and the actions of police officers “hastened his death.”
The case of Mr. Floyd’s death. Mr. Chauvin has been charged with third-degree murder and second-degree unlawful and involuntary manslaughter.