Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said state resources are needed to ensure fair accountability in the case surrounding George Floyd . Walz said he appointed Ellis as the lead prosecutor after hearing profound messages from protesters: "They believe time and time again, the system works perfectly well as it was designed: to deny those rights and deny justice to communities of colour", according to WCCO .
He was speaking on Air Force One, the presidential plane, as he returned from watching the SpaceX rocket launch in Florida. "I'm postponing it because I don't feel that as a G7 it properly represents what's going on in the world". A European diplomat told The Guardian: "Most of the other leaders insisted on this being a family, a club, a community of liberal democracies and for that reason they said you can not allow President Putin - who does not represent that - back in".
De Blasio did not mention that his daughter had been arrested during either of the two briefings he held about the protests on Sunday. 'The protesters are human beings. The mayor said that the combination of unrest from being at home and George Floyd's death created "a ideal storm" to make these protests "overwhelming".
The protest in Brooklyn was part of the dozens of nationwide demonstrations against racism since the death of George Floyd . NO ONE gets to slam an SUV through a crowd of human beings. Duncan Anikwue was one of the protesters calling for change. Marchers also shouted the name of Breonna Taylor, a black woman who was fatally shot while sleeping in her home in Louisville, Ky.
The video of the encounter shows one of the cops ordering the couple out of the vehicle while another one starts smashing the driver-side window. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories . But that does not relieve us of our repsonsibilities. "And we have a responsibility, when we handle any incident, to not escalate the incident and not cause further harm or injury".
The nation - now eighth worst-hit as a result of pandemic - has been registering document spikes for the final three days. Tamil Nadu has crossed 1000-mark in terms of new coronavirus cases in the past 24-hours, as per state Health Department's data said on Sunday.