PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Seattle fails to clear protester ‘occupied zone’

Clip: 06/26/2020 | 5m 42s | Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Friday, city crews in Seattle tried to clear away protesters’ so-called “occupied zone” but were blocked when demonstrators chanted their resistance and lay down in front of heavy equipment. Police stood by but did not intervene. Also, the Minneapolis City Council voted unanimously to dismantle its police department, which could lead to a November ballot measure on a new agency.

Aired: 06/26/20

Rating: NR

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