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Politics US Protests: Federal Agents To Stay In Portland Until Police "Clean Up" Trump

17:05  01 august  2020
17:05  01 august  2020 Source:   20minutes.fr

ACLU sues federal agencies, Portland police for attacking volunteer medics at protests

  ACLU sues federal agencies, Portland police for attacking volunteer medics at protests The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) on Wednesday filed a lawsuit on behalf of volunteer medics alleging that local and federal law enforcement officials have targeted and attacked them at protests in Portland, Ore."In well-documented incidents, police and federal agents brutally attacked volunteer medics with rubber bullets, tear gas, pepper spray, batons, and flash-bangs," the ACLU said in a release announcing the lawsuit. The lawsuit"In well-documented incidents, police and federal agents brutally attacked volunteer medics with rubber bullets, tear gas, pepper spray, batons, and flash-bangs," the ACLU said in a release announcing the lawsuit.

US president tweets 'homeland security is not leaving' until police complete a ' clean - up of anarchists and agitators!' The Trump administration sent federal teams, many wearing combat-like gear, to intervene in Portland after weeks of protests against racism and police brutality [Caitlin

(AP) — Federal agents who have clashed with protesters in Portland , Oregon, will begin a Wolf said that although federal agents will leave the downtown area, they will maintain a presence in Portland " until we are assured that the Hatfield Federal Courthouse and other federal properties will

Portland protests: Homeland Security and Oregon reach deal to begin withdrawing federal agents from city .
The Trump administration has reached an agreement with Oregon's Democratic governor to withdraw federal officers from downtown Portland, though the Department of Homeland Security says it will maintain a presence in the city for the time being. © Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP A demonstrator flashes a peace sign at federal officers during a Black Lives Matter protest at the Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse Wednesday, July 29, 2020, in Portland, Ore.

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