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Guardian News published this video item, entitled “Thousands gather in US cities mark one year anniversary of George Floyd’s death” – below is their description.
Thousands of people have marked the first anniversary of George Floyd’s death with marches and vigils across the US. Large crowds gathered in New York and Los Angeles while in Minneapolis, the city Floyd died in, he was honoured with a moment’s silence. Mourners also gathered later at Minneapolis’s George Floyd Memorial Square for a candlelight vigil
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In This Story: George Floyd
George Floyd was an African-American man who died on 25th May 2020 in Powderhorn, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, following police arrest. Video recording by a witness, showing Floyd repeating “Please”, “I can’t breathe”, and “Don’t kill me”, was widely circulated on social media platforms and broadcast by media. The incident led to widespread protests across the United States.