Six Police Officers Shot And Injured During Protests Over The Death Of Unarmed Black man George Floyd

A Black Lives Matter Protest Is Due To Be Held In Cork On Friday  

 

Hundreds of people were arrested last night during clashes at demonstrations, most of which have been peaceful.

Donald Trump has threatened to send in the military to areas where unrest continues.

More than 5,000 people gathered on the streets of Dublin yesterday protesting at the death of George Floyd and chanting black lives matter. A similar protest is due to be held in Cork on Friday afternoon 

Maya Santamaria is the former owner of the Minneapolis nightclub where George Floyd - and the white police officer charged with his murder - used to work:

 

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