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Thousands join Black Lives Matter protest outside U.S. Embassy in London

Reuters Sunday, 7 June 2020
Thousands of protesters gathered outside the U.S. Embassy in London on Sunday to condemn police brutality after the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, some wearing face masks to protect against COVID-19 bearing the slogan “racism is a virus”.
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Thousands of protesters participated in a Black Lives Matter march in London on Sunday (June 7). The march began outside the US Embassy and travelled to Whitehall. It is one of several anti-racism and anti-police brutality protests that have taken place around the world following the death of...

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