The President of the United States Donald trump recommended that the nation’s mayors and state governors to deploy National guard forces to stop the violence, he said during a briefing at the White house on 1 June.
“Mayors and governors should ensure that the overwhelming presence of police, while violence will not be suppressed. If the city or state refuses to take action necessary to protect the lives and property of their residents, I will deploy the military service of the United States and quickly solve for them the problem,” said trump.
He warned that a seven-hour curfew would be observed strictly. All who would threaten the life and property of people will be arrested and will answer before the law.
“I send thousands of heavily armed soldiers, military personnel and law enforcement officers to stop the riots, looting, vandalism, assault and wanton destruction of property”, – said the President of the United States.
Protests in the US began after may 25 after a tough police detention in Minneapolis died African American George Floyd. The patrol suspected him that he paid with a fake $ 20 bill. After the death of the men began to riot. Demonstrators took to the streets and began throwing the police with firecrackers and bottles. During the protests were looted shop, unknown persons set fire to several industrial and commercial buildings, as well as a police station. One person was killed. Native of Floyd appealed to the protesters asking them not to allow violence.
The government decided on the introduction of the national guard. May 29, law enforcement authorities arrested police officer Derek Shovina, which used a rear naked choke against Floyd.
A forensic medical report confirmed that African-American Floyd died as the result of strangulation.