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Portland police declare riot as demonstrators attack fence outside federal courthouse

USATODAY.com Sunday, 26 July 2020 ()
Confrontations between activists and federal officers have escalated for more than a week, with protesters throwing objects at the officers.
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In Portland, Oregon, Sunday morning, mass demonstrations were officially classified as riots. Newser reports the designation came when protesters breached a fence surrounding the city's downtown federal courthouse, where US agents have been stationed. In a tweet, local police said the violent conduct...

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