Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan had a telephone conversation with U.S. counterpart Donald Trump, saying that the organizers of the protests may have ties to the Kurdistan Workers Party and the Syrian Kurdish Self-Defense Forces.
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei called the murder of African-American George Floyd in Minneapolis as an event that reveals the "true face of America", learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing Iranian media.
US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper canceled the withdrawal from areas near the US capital of the military, which were deployed there for possible assistance in maintaining order in the light of the protests
The U.S. Department of Defense is deploying up to 250 troops to the city’s capital to ensure security in the city due to unrest caused by the death of Minneapolis, Minnesota-based African American George Floyd
Walking amid dilapidated buildings and burnt cars, soldiers with assault rifles in their hands - this is not a picture from the "prosperous" under the democratic control of Washington, Iraq, but today's reality of the United States itself
Recall that the 46-year-old Floyd died on Monday after a white policeman threw him face down on the asphalt, sat on top, clasped his neck with his foot and held in this position for several minutes.
The US Army is authorizing the US military police to deploy to the city of Minneapolis on the orders of the Pentagon. It is reported by the Associated Press, citing sources who are familiar with the situation, learned BulgarianMilitary.com