Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Star calling for a retrial for the murder of a teenager in Ferguson – NTV.ru

After today’s events, it seems, does not remain in the world of a man who would not know about the existence of the American Ferguson. What happened for several hours in a small provincial town in eastern Missouri, showed all the world’s TV channels. Residential areas have turned into a real war zone after a local court found innocent white police officer shot and killed in August this year an unarmed African-American teen.

City, 70 percent of whom are residents of African Americans simply could not rebel. Following Ferguson storm of indignation swept the country: thousands of people took to the streets of New York, San Francisco, Chicago, Oakland, Washington, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Philadelphia and Houston.

The case immediately acquired political overtones. Authorities have remembered all such cases, the latter, by the way, occurred yesterday in Cleveland, where the guardian of order killed a child. In support of the protesters were and some Hollywood stars. Singer Cher, for example, proposed a re-trial in Ferguson. Many believe that the reason for such tragedies in the US ?? this right to freedom of carrying weapons and too broad powers to police.

address to the nation made by President Obama. The head of the White House urged Americans not to make disturbances, but few listened. In Ferguson declared a state of emergency and imposed US National Guard units. Detained more than 80 people. Several dozen injured and are in hospital.

The latest information ?? in the report “Anatomy of the day».


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