Tag: George Floyd

VIDEO: Police accused in George Floyd’s death appear together in court for first time

https://youtu.be/Tiu24V8u_X4 A US policeman charged with murdering George Floyd, the 46-year-old African American whose death in May sparked nationwide protests, appeared in court for the...

Another police killing of a black man stokes US tension, debate

by Jim MANNION The fatal shooting of a black man by a white police officer in Atlanta has poured more fuel on the raging US...

‘Burn down racism’: world rallies against George Floyd’s death

by Dmitry ZAKS with AFP bureaus Taking a knee, banging drums and ignoring social distancing measures, outraged protesters from Sydney to London on Saturday kicked...

Memorial service to be held for Floyd after week of protests

by Joy Powell with Andrew Marszal in Los Angeles A memorial service was to be held Thursday for George Floyd after more than a week...

George W. Bush calls on US to examine its ‘tragic failures’

Former president George W. Bush called on the US Tuesday to take a hard look at its "tragic failures," citing racial injustice in America...

ESM Goh calls for Singaporeans to do more than “pledge ourselves as one united...

In light of George Floyd’s homicide, cities across the United States witnessed another night of protests despite widespread curfews as sporadic unrest continued across...

Autopsy finds cop suffocated black man as US braces for more fury

by Joy Powell and Charlotte Plantive with Shaun Tandon in Washington An autopsy found Monday that an African-American man whose death has set off nationwide...

Chinese media use race clashes to criticise US over Hong Kong

Chinese state media took aim at the US government over the weekend as many American cities were gripped by raging protests and clashes, comparing...

Angry US protests for second night over police killing of black man

by Joy Powell Demonstrators clashed with police, looted stores and set fires as a man was fatally shot during a second night of protests in...
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