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USA: Philadelphia police throw tear gas on protesters to clear highway

United States, Philadelphia
June 2, 2020 at 19:22 GMT -00:00 · Published

Police used tear gas against demonstrators who were blocking a highway in Philadelphia to protest police brutality and the death of George Floyd, on Monday.

Officers were seen throwing multiple gas canisters into the crowd of protesters, who were heard screaming as they were blocked on the side of the road.

Demonstrations are currently sparking up all across the United States in both city centres and less densely-populated areas alike, in response to the killing of George Floyd at the hands of police in Minneapolis.

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Police used tear gas against demonstrators who were blocking a highway in Philadelphia to protest police brutality and the death of George Floyd, on Monday.

Officers were seen throwing multiple gas canisters into the crowd of protesters, who were heard screaming as they were blocked on the side of the road.

Demonstrations are currently sparking up all across the United States in both city centres and less densely-populated areas alike, in response to the killing of George Floyd at the hands of police in Minneapolis.

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