China News Service, June 8 (Xinhua) reported comprehensively that the chief criminal of the death of American African-American man Floyd due to violent law enforcement and former US policeman Derek Showan will appear in court for the first time on the afternoon of 8th local time. The anti-racial discrimination demonstrations triggered by this incident are still held in major cities such as New York on the 7th local time, but the overall atmosphere is moderate. US President Trump said the situation was under control and ordered the National Guard to withdraw from the capital Washington. New York Mayor Bai Sihao also lifted the curfew that day.
Fully armed riot police on the streets of Washington. China News Agency reporter Chen Meng Tongshe
National Guard withdraws from Washington
New York lifted curfew
On the morning of the 7th local time, Trump announced that he ordered the National Guard to evacuate from the capital, Washington. He said that this decision was made mainly because the protests in Washington were relatively peaceful and the situation was controllable, saying that the previous day was expected to be Since this violent law enforcement incident by white police, the actual number of participants in the largest march in Washington was far below expectations.
But Trump also said that if necessary, the National Guard can return quickly.
In New York, as the protests subsided, New York Mayor Bai Sihao announced early lifting of the curfew that had been implemented for nearly a week in the morning on the 7th, and issued a document saying, "Yesterday and last night, we saw the best )."
According to Reuters reports, in the afternoon of that day, sporadic demonstrators were still visible in Midtown Manhattan, New York. A small number of people marched from Bryant Park along 42nd Street to the United Nations Headquarters. Another public said on social media that a group of demonstrators were stopped by the police when they were heading towards Times Square, but there was no conflict.
On June 1, local time, a large number of New Yorkers marched on the streets of Manhattan to protest police violent law enforcement. China News Agency reporter Liao Panshe
Conflict or increase the epidemic
Officials from the United States called on demonstrators to test
At present, the demonstrations caused by Freud’s death have lasted for more than a week. In view of the large number of close contacts during the demonstrations, which may increase the risk of infection, several US local officials, including Governor Como of New York, have called on demonstrators to accept New crown virus detection.
Como said that New York State is opening 15 new test points and told people not to take risks.
In addition, state and municipal officials in Atlanta, San Francisco and Seattle have issued similar appeals. An expert in Florida also said that when the protests began, the number of people infected with the new corona virus increased.
On June 6, local time, about 15,000 people gathered in Berlin’s Alexanderplatz to hold a demonstration to commemorate George Freud, who was killed in the violent law enforcement of the American police, to protest against racism and police violence. The picture shows the demonstrators separated by the police outside the Alexander Plaza for a long time refused to disperse. China News Service reporter Peng Dawei
Protests in many parts of the world continue
Freud case principal will be tried
At present, the demonstration of "Death of Black People" is still going on in many countries. On the 7th local time, tens of thousands of demonstrators in Rome, Italy, Berlin, Germany, London, England, and Paris, France took to the streets. Some of the demonstrators in London continued to be outside the US embassy, chanting "Britain is not innocent "Wait slogan. The organizers of the march pointed out that they hope to solve the problem of racism in Britain.
Not only in Europe, Australian protesters also took to the streets, calling on people to pay attention to the Australian aborigines who died in police detention.
As the fuse triggering the multi-country anti-racial discrimination demonstration, the principal of the "Black Death" case, former U.S. policeman Derek Showan will appear in court for the first time on the afternoon of 8th local time. He is currently facing charges of second-degree murder. .
Data graph: Biden, the US Democratic presidential candidate. China News Agency reporter Chen Meng Tongshe
Biden will go to Houston
Condolences to Freud's family
According to US media reports, Biden, the former US vice president and Democratic presidential candidate, planned to go to Houston, Freud's hometown, on the 8th local time to express his condolences to his family.
People familiar with the situation pointed out that Biden will also record a film for Freud's planned funeral on the 9th, but Biden is not expected to attend the funeral because his team does not want the US Secret Service's protection services to cause any interference with the funeral.