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Europe 'appalled' by death of George Floyd, says EU foreign policy chief

WorldNews Tuesday, 2 June 2020
Europe 'appalled' by death of George Floyd, says EU foreign policy chiefEurope is “shocked and appalled” by the killing of George Floyd, whose death represents an abuse of power, the European Union’s top diplomat said Tuesday. Josep Borrell, the EU’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, called on all societies to resist the use of excessive force, and offered support for the right to hold peaceful protests. He also called for a de-escalation of tensions in the U.S. “We here in Europe, like the people of the United States, we are shocked and appalled by the death of George...
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European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said the bloc was “shocked and appalled” by the death of George Floyd in the US. Floyd, a handcuffed black man, died last week after he was pinned to the pavement by a white police officer in Minneapolis who put his knee on his neck for over eight...

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