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Belgian police demonstrate against anti-racism protests

Belgian police demonstrate against anti-racism protests

Several hundred Belgian police officers staged a street protest on Friday to complain at what they see the unfair criticism and pressure they had to endure during recent anti-racism demonstrations.

George Floyd hailed as 'cornerstone of a movement' at funeral; family calls for justice

George Floyd hailed as 'cornerstone of a movement' at funeral; family calls for justice

George Floyd, a black man whose death under the knee of a white police officer roused worldwide protests against racial injustice, was memorialized at his funeral on Tuesday as "an ordinary brother" transformed

Thousands pay tribute to George Floyd as pressure mounts for US police reform

Thousands pay tribute to George Floyd as pressure mounts for US police reform

Thousands of mourners braved sweltering Texas heat on Monday to view the casket of George Floyd, whose death after a police officer knelt on his neck ignited worldwide protests against racism and calls for reforms

'Time for a change': Anti-racism protesters march across US

'Time for a change': Anti-racism protesters march across US

Tens of thousands of peaceful protesters rallied for racial justice Saturday in cities across the United States following the death of African American George Floyd at the hands of police.

Trump wanted to deploy 10,000 troops in Washington D.C., official says

Trump wanted to deploy 10,000 troops in Washington D.C., official says

US President Donald Trump told his advisors at one point this past week he wanted 10,000 troops to deploy to the Washington D.C. area to halt civil unrest over the killing of a black man by Minneapolis police

Washington prepares for major protest as US officials move to rein in police

Washington prepares for major protest as US officials move to rein in police

Protesters are expected to gather in Washington for a huge demonstration on Saturday, its police chief said, as US street marches over the killing of a black man in custody enter a 12th day

Australia, Asia protests embrace 'Black Lives Matter' movement

Australia, Asia protests embrace 'Black Lives Matter' movement

Thousands took to the streets across Australia on Saturday, as did hundreds in Tokyo and Seoul to support US protests against police brutality

Trump will not invoke control of National Guard amid protests -adviser

Trump will not invoke control of National Guard amid protests -adviser

The Trump administration will not invoke federal authority over the National Guard for now, National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien said on Sunday