Euronews 2 Jun 2020

US protests continue: People defy curfews to demonstrate against death of George Floyd


Cities impose overnight curfews but demonstrations continue over the death in police custody of George Floyd - we're in Washington DC as the White House becomes the focus of the capital's unrest.

Protests swept the country for the fifth straight day following the death of George Floyd. In cities throughout the U.S., largely peaceful protests gave way to violent clashes between police and demonstrators throughout the night as fires were set and businesses were looted. Chip Reid in Washington and Jeff Pegues in Minneapolis give updates in this CBS News special report.
Protesters gathered outside the White House to protest the death of George Floyd.
Kendrick Perkins and Richard Jefferson join Rachel Nichols on The Jump to discuss the death of George Floyd, and the NBA community's reaction and participation in peaceful protests.

Minneapolis police used tear gas during protests for the second night in a row over the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by police.

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