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The National Guard Deploys 5,000 Soldiers To Help With US Protests

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The National Guard Deploys 5,000 Soldiers To Help With US Protests

The National Guard Deploys 5,000 Soldiers To Help With US Protests

The National Guard announced 5,000 soldiers and airmen would respond to several protests across the U.S. They said “the situation is fluid so those numbers can change rapidly.” According to Business Insider, the National Guard have another 2,000 troops ready.

Their job is to protect the “lives and property of citizens in their state.” The statement explained the troops being used are from the communities of unrest and want to help enhance safety in those areas.

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