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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