Dozens of National Guard troops line near Lincoln Memorial amid peaceful DC protest

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Protesters in US continue to defy curfews as Minneapolis investigates police department | ABC News

Demonstrations over the killing of George Floyd continue in the United States, with protesters rallying for the eighth straight night. After Donald Trump threatened to deploy the military to quell unrest, the Pentagon moved about 1600 hundred troops on standby outside Washington. Demonstrations are now largely peaceful, with George Floyd’s family joining protests in Houston … Read more Protesters in US continue to defy curfews as Minneapolis investigates police department | ABC News

US military deploys across Washington amid protests | ITV News

ITV News Washington Correspondent Robert Moore reports from the US capital, where he watched “heavily armed troops taking up position at strategic locations across the city.” “In this city of monuments and power – in which civilian authority is paramount – we are witnessing something extraordinary.” Read more: https://bit.ly/2yXSVLU • Subscribe to ITV News on … Read more US military deploys across Washington amid protests | ITV News

What is the Insurrection Act that Trump is threatening to invoke?

The U.S. President has threatened to deploy troops on American streets to control the violence. But to do that, the president would need to invoke what’s known as the “Insurrection Act of 1807.” Legal experts are divided over whether the president has the constitutional authority to use the military in quelling protests. What exactly is … Read more What is the Insurrection Act that Trump is threatening to invoke?

Pentagon Says Around 1600 Troops Moved to D.C.

Jun.03 — Protests over the death of an unarmed black man at the hands of police continue throughout the nation for an eighth consecutive night, despite curfews in cities around the country. The Pentagon has deployed 1600 troops to the streets of Washington, D.C. Bloomberg’s Ed Ludlow reports on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe.”

Can Trump order the US military to quell violence at protests?

The US president has resorted to threats of force as a way to control the unrest there. US President Donald Trump on Monday suggested he would use federal troops to end the unrest that has erupted following the police killing of George Floyd, an unarmed Black man, last week. Previous presidents, however, have sought to … Read more Can Trump order the US military to quell violence at protests?

U.S. Protesters Defy Curfew, Take to the Streets

Jun.03 — Protests over the death of unarmed black man, George Floyd, while in police custody are continuing for an eighth consecutive night, despite curfews in cities across the country including New York City. The Pentagon says about 1600 troops have been moved to the Washington, D.C., area, but defense officials earlier distanced themselves from … Read more U.S. Protesters Defy Curfew, Take to the Streets

What’s next? US protests continue after the death of George Floyd – BBC Newsnight

As protests spread across the US, and President Trump threatens to send in the army, how will the movement respond? Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F The Insurrection Act, a law passed in 1807, empowers the president to deploy military troops within the US in particular circumstances, such as domestic disturbances and to protect civil … Read more What’s next? US protests continue after the death of George Floyd – BBC Newsnight

USA on the brink as Donald Trump threatens to put army on the streets | ITV News

An entirely peaceful protest was gathering outside the White House on Monday night when it was broken up with a volley of tear gas and some of the most aggressive policing I have yet seen here. The reason was even more disturbing. The president wanted to be seen visiting a local church at the epicenter … Read more USA on the brink as Donald Trump threatens to put army on the streets | ITV News

Trump Calls Governors ‘Weak’ Before Threatening to Deploy Military to Stop Violent Protests

President Trump called violent protests over the death of George Floyd “acts of domestic terror” on Monday and threatened to deploy troops to cities across the U.S. if they could not be quelled. “I am dispatching thousands and thousands of heavily armed soldiers,” Trump said at the White House, declaring, “I am your president of … Read more Trump Calls Governors ‘Weak’ Before Threatening to Deploy Military to Stop Violent Protests

Police use tear gas, push back peaceful protesters for Trump church visit l ABC News

President Trump vows to send U.S. troops onto the streets of American cities if local officials cannot control the violent protests in the wake of the death of George Floyd. LEARN MORE: Biden to address nationwide Floyd protests, condemn Trump church photo op in Philadelphia speech: https://abcn.ws/2U2PE5w Bishop blasts message of Trump’s church photo-op as … Read more Police use tear gas, push back peaceful protesters for Trump church visit l ABC News

Violence escalates across the US as President Trump poses for a photo at DC Church | ABC News

Protesters took to the streets of the United States in defiance of curfews which have been declared in at least 40 cities. With 17,000 National Guard troops deployed and over 5,500 arrests, there has been widespread anger at both looters and the crowd-control tactics of authorities. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-06-02/us-protests-george-floyd-update-donald-trump-governors-new-york/12309858 For more from ABC News, … Read more Violence escalates across the US as President Trump poses for a photo at DC Church | ABC News

Floyd’s brother pleads for peace as Trump sends in troops to ‘dominate the streets’ | ABC News

Protests have erupted for a seventh day across the United States which were initially sparked by the death of George Floyd. His family has called for protesters to abstain from violence. Here are the latest developments: 0:14 – Donald Trump says attacks on police by protesters are acts of domestic terrorism. The US President briefly … Read more Floyd’s brother pleads for peace as Trump sends in troops to ‘dominate the streets’ | ABC News

Troops poised to deploy in nation’s capital | WNT

Active duty Army troops are prepared to come to the nation’s capital after President Trump told Republican and Democratic governors on a call that they should “dominate” with more arrests. WATCH THE FULL EPISODE OF ‘WORLD NEWS TONIGHT’: https://bit.ly/3dpgvA1 WATCH OTHER FULL EPISODES OF WORLD NEWS TONIGHT: http://abc.go.com/shows/world-news-tonight WATCH WORLD NEWS TONIGHT ON HULU: https://hulu.tv/33iKepm … Read more Troops poised to deploy in nation’s capital | WNT