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Democratic US politicians urge police reform as protesters march for 11th day

Democratic US politicians urge police reform as protesters march for 11th day

Prominent Democratic politicians on Friday embraced the cause of US protesters angered by the death of a black man in Minneapolis police custody, adopting their slogans and announcing reforms as tensions remained high in major cities.

US crowds defy curfews to protest George Floyd's death, but violence subsides

US crowds defy curfews to protest George Floyd's death, but violence subsides

US protesters ignored curfews as they vented their anger over the death of an unarmed black man at the hands of police, but there was a drop in violence overnight

Thousands chant 'I can't breathe' at Amsterdam rally, angry at George Floyd's death

Thousands chant 'I can't breathe' at Amsterdam rally, angry at George Floyd's death

Thousands of protesters chanting "I can't breathe" gathered in central Amsterdam on Monday in solidarity with George Floyd, a black American who died in police custody in the United States last week.

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

Unrest flares in US cities despite arrest of Minneapolis policeman

Unrest flares in US cities despite arrest of Minneapolis policeman

The white former Minneapolis police officer shown in video footage using his knee to pin an unarmed black man's neck to the street was charged with murder on Friday in the man's death, an incident that has unleashed four nights of violent protests.