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Political divide over best response to protests widens

Clip: 06/02/2020 | 6m 51s Video has closed captioning.

The U.S. has now experienced a full week of protests over police treatment of black Americans. The death of George Floyd in Minneapolis has triggered widespread demonstrations, curfews and thousands of arrests. National Guard troops have been called up in states across the country. And President Trump’s rhetoric urging increased use of force is prompting more disagreement. Amna Nawaz reports.

Aired: 06/02/20

Rating: NR

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