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Statues boarded up in London as more protests expected

Seattle Times Friday, 12 June 2020
LONDON (AP) — Authorities in London boarded up a war memorial and a statue of wartime Prime Minister Winston Churchill ahead of expected rival demonstrations by anti-racism and far-right protesters, as the city’s mayor urged protesters Friday to stay home because of the coronavirus pandemic. Monuments have become major focuses of contention in demonstrations against […]
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News video: George Canning statue in scaffolding and Winston Churchill monument boarded up ahead of BLM protests in central London

George Canning statue in scaffolding and Winston Churchill monument boarded up ahead of BLM protests in central London 03:21

Statues of British Prime Ministers George Canning and Winston Churchill in central London were boarded ahead of BLM protests today (June 13th).

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