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USA: Philando Castile protesters run from rubber bullets in Minneapolis

United States, Minneapolis
July 8, 2016 at 10:00 GMT +00:00 · Published

Riot police reportedly shot rubber bullets at protesters on Grand Avenue in Minneapolis, Thursday, after tensions exploded during a demonstration against the fatal police shooting of 32-year-old African-American Philando Castile. At least one protester was tear-gassed.

The protest and subsequent violence came as several large protests broke out in many major US cities across the country over the police killings of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Tuesday, and Philando Castile, in Minneapolis on Wednesday.

A protest in Dallas against the police killings of the two black men ended in chaos, Thursday night, after two snipers fired multiple shots at police officers from an elevated position in the city centre. 11 police officers were shot, 5 fatally. The identity of the shooters is unconfirmed.

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Riot police reportedly shot rubber bullets at protesters on Grand Avenue in Minneapolis, Thursday, after tensions exploded during a demonstration against the fatal police shooting of 32-year-old African-American Philando Castile. At least one protester was tear-gassed.

The protest and subsequent violence came as several large protests broke out in many major US cities across the country over the police killings of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Tuesday, and Philando Castile, in Minneapolis on Wednesday.

A protest in Dallas against the police killings of the two black men ended in chaos, Thursday night, after two snipers fired multiple shots at police officers from an elevated position in the city centre. 11 police officers were shot, 5 fatally. The identity of the shooters is unconfirmed.

Mandatory Credit @micamaryjane

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