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Federal officers to withdraw from downtown Portland, governor says

Seattle Times Wednesday, 29 July 2020 ()
PORTLAND — Oregon Gov. Kate Brown on Wednesday said that the federal government has agreed to a “phased withdrawal of federal officers” that have been deployed at the federal Mark O. Hatfield Courthouse in Portland amid nightly protests. Brown said that the Oregon State Police will provide protection and security for the exterior of the […]
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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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