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In the U.S. city of Minneapolis, Minnesota, where the protests after the death of a black George Floyd, who died as a result of brutal actions of the police upon his arrest, the shooting occurred. On Sunday, June 21, the Associated Press reports, citing local police Department.
According to the Agency, as a result of incident at least 10 people received gunshot wounds of varying severity. The victims are in hospitals.
Currently on site working staff of the police. Personality and motives, as well as the number opened fire is still unknown. Residents are asked to avoid the area of Hennepin, where the incident occurred.
On 14 June it was reported that unknown persons opened fire at a North-Eastern American city of Atlanta, Georgia. As a result, two people were killed and five others wounded.
Dozens of U.S. cities covered by mass protests accompanied by riots and clashes with police over the death of an African-American George Floyd, who was killed after a rough arrest in Minneapolis. In some States, the demonstrations turned into riots, pogroms, looting, shooting and arson. The protesters are blaming the police and racist prejudices in society.
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