Mass protests in the US began last week after the death of a detainee by the police African-American George Floyd. The cause of the disturbances was the video where a police officer presses a knee on the man’s neck and he says that he can not breathe. The patrol suspected Floyd that he paid with a fake $ 20 bill. Forensic examination confirmed that the man died as a result of mechanical asphyxia.
The police officer who applied a choke hold during the arrest, Floyd was arrested.
The protests that began in Minneapolis, has spread across the country. They are accompanied by riots and clashes with police, some demonstrators set fire to cars, smashing shop Windows and looting stores.
Authorities in several cities have imposed a curfew in several States to suppress riots mobilized National guard soldiers.