Mounted police charge during clashes at Black Lives Matter protest

Police have clashed with Black Lives Matter protesters outside Downing Street in London.

Thousands of peaceful activists marched through the capital city today to demand justice for George Floyd and call for an end to systemic racism.

However, things appeared to escalate early on Saturday evening, with officers on horses said to have ‘mounted a charge’ down Whitehall at about 6pm in order to push protesters back.

Officers wearing protective gear were allegedly forced to...
source: Metro

2020-06-07 00:02
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