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A mural that reads "ALL BLACK LIVES MATTER" is painted on Halsey Street, in Newark, N.J.

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Pedestrians walk in Seattle, where streets are blocked off in what has been named the Capitol Hill Occupied Protest (CHOP) zone. Police pulled back from several blocks of the city's Capitol Hill neighborhood near the Police Department's East Precinct building earlier in the month after clashes with people protesting the death of George Floyd.

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River Rubalcava stands in front of a cross on 16th Street Northwest renamed Black Lives Matter Plaza near the White House in Washington on Juneteenth, the holiday celebrating the day in 1865 that enslaved Black people in Galveston, Texas, learned they had been freed from bondage, more than two years after the Emancipation Proclamation.

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Local artist, Cheryl "Jujmo" Weber of Tampa paints her assigned letter "B" in the new Black Lives Matter street mural in front of the Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum, in St. Petersburg, Florida. The mural will be ready when the city of St Pete kicks of its Juneteenth celebrations on Friday morning.

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"Black Austin Matters" appears in large letters painted on Congress Avenue in downtown Austin. Capitol View Arts and the Austin Justice Coalition partnered with the City of Austin to make the statement against racism and police brutality.

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Tomika Miller, the wife of Rayshard Brooks, holds their daughter Memory, 2, during the family press conference in Atlanta. Brooks was killed by an APD officer.

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People gather in Hollywood for an "All Black Lives Matter" march organized by black members of the LGBTQ+ community in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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Protesters hold up a sign at the start of the the All Black Lives Matter march, organized by black LGBTQ+ leaders in Los Angeles.

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Demonstrators block an intersection as they march through the Country Club Plaza district in Kansas City, Mo. as they protest the death of George Floyd who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25.

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In this photo taken with a fisheye lens, "ALL BLACK LIVES MATTER" is painted on Hollywood Boulevard near the famed Chinese and Dolby theatres in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

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A man takes a knee as people gather at a memorial for Bernardo Palacio-Carbajal during a march in Salt Lake City. Several organizations joined together at Pioneer Park on Saturday to speak out against police brutality and discrimination against people of color before their march.

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People walk past a bust of former Belgium's King Baudouin being vandalised and covered in red paint in Brussels. The red paint vandalism of the statue forms part of anti-racism protests in Brussels.

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Workers put up a protective screen around the statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Parliament Square ahead of expected rival demonstrations by anti-racism and far-right protesters in London. Monuments have become major focuses of contention in demonstrations against racism and police violence following the death of George Floyd in the United States.

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People gather in Trafalgar Square during a Black Lives Matter rally, in London. Worldwide protests continue to take place prompted by the death last month of George Floyd by police officers in Minneapolis, USA that has led to protests in many countries and across the US calling for an end to racial injustice.

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Gabriel Black Elk, who is Lakota, kneels on the neck of a fallen statue of Christopher Columbus and holds an American flag with the names of Native Americans killed by police, at the Minnesota state Capitol in St. Paul, Minn..

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Philonise Floyd, a brother of George Floyd, reacts as he describes the pain of losing his brother as he testifies during a House Judiciary Committee hearing on proposed changes to police practices and accountability on Capitol Hill, in Washington.

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Roxie Washington weeps with Gianna Floyd, the daughter of George Floyd as they attend the funeral service for George Floyd at The Fountain of Praise church in Houston.

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Demonstrators gather for a rally against racism in Paris. George Floyd's death in the U.S. has resonated especially loudly in many suburbs, where poverty and minority populations are concentrated in France. Floyd-related protests against police violence and racial injustice have been held around France.

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A police officers grabs a demonstrator during a rally in Parliament Square in London. The rally is to commemorate George Floyd whose private funeral takes place in the US on Tuesday.

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George Floyd's funeral procession arrives at Houston Memorial Gardens cemetery in Pearland, Texas.

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A view from inside Dallas City Hall shows partial work of a mural painted across the plaza in front of the building by artist JD Moore. The complete mural reads, Black Lives Matter, and is painted the on the plaza stretching the length of City Hall. The mural was created with temporary washable paints.

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Family members stand up and react as the Rev. Al Sharpton gives the eulogy during the funeral for George Floyd at The Fountain of Praise church in Houston.

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Family members react as they view the casket during the funeral for George Floyd at The Fountain of Praise church in Houston. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis Police officers on May 25.

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Local residents and Alumni of Jack Yates High School take part in a candle light vigil to honor George Floyd in Houston in Houston. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis Police officers on May 25.

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The casket of George Floyd is removed after a public visitation for Floyd at the Fountain of Praise church in Houston.

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Kisha Coleman pauses by the casket of George Floyd during a public visitation for Floyd at the Fountain of Praise church in Houston.

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Thousands of people demonstrate in Cologne, Germany to protest against racism and the death of George Floyd by police officers in Minneapolis.

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Demonstrators take part in a Black Lives Matter rally protest in Copenhagen, Denmark in response to the recent killing of George Floyd by police officers in Minneapolis, USA, that has led to protests in many countries and across the US.

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People gather in the Lilac Bowl at Riverfront Park in Spokane, Wash. for a Black Lives Matter rally, sparked by the death of George Floyd, who died May 25 after being restrained by police in Minneapolis.

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Protesters gather and march peacefully from Huston-Tillotson University to the State Capitol while chanting "Black Lives Matter" and "Justice," in Austin, Texas.

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Demonstrators protest near the White House in Washington, over the death of George Floyd, a black man who was in police custody in Minneapolis. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day.

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A protester stands in front of placards left by protesters that cover the fence of Parliament building during the Black Lives Matter protest rally in London in response to the recent killing of George Floyd by police officers in Minneapolis, USA, that has led to protests in many countries and across the US.

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This photo provided by Maxar Technologies shows people gathered near the entrance to Lafayette Square and at the steps to the Lincoln Memorial in Washington.

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Demonstrators protest near the White House in Washington, over the death of George Floyd, a black man who was in police custody in Minneapolis.

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Demonstrators protest on 16th Street looking toward the White House in Washington, over the death of George Floyd, a black man who was in police custody in Minneapolis. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers.

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A protester holds a sign in the likeness of President Donald Trump during a protest over the death of George Floyd in Miami. Protests continue throughout the country over the death of Floyd, a black man who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25.

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Artists Alex Roman, better known as Donkeeboy, and his mother Sylvia Roman, better known as Donkeemom, pose in front of their mural honoring George Floyd in Houston.

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Demonstrators protest at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, over the death of George Floyd, a black man who was in police custody in Minneapolis. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers.

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Demonstrators attend for the Chicago March for Justice in honor of George Floyd in Chicago. Demonstrators who gathered at Union Park marched through the city's West Side afternoon, as the city prepared for another weekend of rallies.

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People gather at the Alexander Platz in Berlin, Germany to protest against the recent killing of George Floyd by police officers in Minneapolis, USA, that has led to protests in many countries and across the US. A US police officer has been charged with the death of George Floyd.

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau takes takes part in an anti-racism protest on Parliament Hill during the COVID-19 pandemic in Ottawa. The death of George Floyd, a black man who died after he was restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25 has ignited protests in the U.S. and worldwide over racial injustice and police brutality.

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Protesters are arrested by New York Police Department officers on Park Avenue after violating curfew in New York. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25.

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People protest against racism and hate crimes during a Black Lives Matter demonstration in Sao Goncalo, Brazil spurred by the death of a 14-year-old black boy who was killed inside his house during a police operation.

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Demonstrators pause as they protest the death of George Floyd, in Washington. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers.

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Police clash with protesters in Parliament Square in central London after a demonstration over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25.

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Demonstrators take part in a protest over the death of George Floyd who died May 25 after he was restrained by Minneapolis police, in downtown Los Angeles.

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An Atlanta Police Department bicycle unit faces down the crowd on Marietta Street and Centennial Olympic Park Drive at Olympic Park in Atlanta, during a sixth day of protests over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody.

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Demonstrators walk along Pennsylvania Avenue as they protest the death of George Floyd in Washington. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers.

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Demonstrators lie face down depicting George Floyd during his detention by police during a protest against police brutality on Boston Common. Floyd, an African American, died on May 25 after a white Minneapolis police officer pressed a knee into his neck for several minutes even after he stopped moving and pleading for air.

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In this image from video provided by My Brother's Keeper Alliance and The Obama Foundation, former President Barack Obama speaks during virtual town hall event with young people to discuss policing and the civil unrest that has followed the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis.

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Demonstrators take a knee at a rally to peacefully protest and demand an end to institutional racism and police brutality, in Portland, Maine.

Soldiers with South Carolina National Guard arrive on buses and pass through demonstrators as they continue to protest the death of George Floyd near the White House in Washington. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers.

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Family attorney Ben Crump, left, escorts Quincy Mason, second from left, a son of George Floyd in Minneapolis, as they and some Floyd family members visited a memorial where Floyd was arrested on May 25 and died while in police custody. Video shared online by a bystander showed a white officer kneeling on his neck during his arrest as he pleaded that he couldn't breathe.

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Protesters take part in a demonstration in Hyde Park, London, over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25.

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Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) activists burn an effigy of US President Donald Trump during a protest against police atrocities in America, in Patna.

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Liliana Segre, an 89-year-old Auschwitz survivor and senator-for-life, center, attends an anti-racism demonstration in Milan's Victor Emmanuel II arcade in northern Italy that was joined by mayors of some 600 Italian towns.

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Liliana Segre, an 89-year-old Auschwitz survivor and senator-for-life, bottom center, flanked by Milan's Mayor Giuseppe Sala, right, attends an anti-racism demonstration in Milan's Victor Emmanuel II arcade in northern Italy that was joined by mayors of some 600 Italian towns. In Italy, controversy flared recently when Segre called for the creation of a parliamentary committee to combat hate, racism and anti-Semitism after revelations that she is subject to some 200 social media attacks each day.

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People hold up their hands as to compose the shape of a heart as they participate in an anti-racism demonstration, in Milan, Italy.

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Left wing supporters demonstrate against racism in Berlin, Germany. The AfD that swept into Parliament last year on a wave of anti-migrant sentiment is staging a march through the heart of Berlin to protest against the government.

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Protesters gather outside of a Starbucks in Philadelphia, where two black men were arrested Thursday after employees called police to say the men were trespassing. The arrest prompted accusations of racism on social media. Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson posted a lengthy statement Saturday night, calling the situation "disheartening" and that it led to a "reprehensible" outcome.

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A march by the outfit steeped in White supremacy and racist violence

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Thousands of people attend a demonstration with the slogan 'Against Hate and Racism at the Bundestag' in Berlin. The main German language posters read: 'Stop AfD' (Alternative for Germany) and 'No collaboration with the AfD'.

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Thousands of people attend a demonstration with the slogan 'Against Hate and Racism at the Bundestag' in Berlin. The German language posters read: 'Against racism at Bundestag'.

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A women shows a posters against racism as she attends a demonstration with the slogan 'Against Hate and Racism at the Bundestag' in Berlin. The new elected German parliament Bundestag will meet for the first session on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017.

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Activists march through the streets during a rally against racism in the Homewood section of Pittsburgh.

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A protester raises her fist during a march that started in Centennial Olympic Park, in Atlanta. Protests took place across the country to denounce white supremacists in the wake of the fatal car attack a week earlier in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Demonstrators carrying a banner in favor of migrants are seen reflected on a window during a march organized by the National Immigrants Coordinator, in Santiago, Chile. Peruvians, Colombians, Haitians and other Latin American migrants living in Chile gathered to protest against the racism and the exclusionary populism of some presidential candidates

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Protesters hold up signs as President Donald Trump speaks at the 2017 North America's Building Trades Unions National Legislative Conference, in Washington.

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Activists of SFI and DYFI hold placards condemning the recent attacks on African students in Noida, in Mumbai.

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Muslim protesters gather for a protest against Jakarta's minority Christian Gov. Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama at the main business district in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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A masked man holds an anti-Ahok sign during a protest against Jakarta's minority Christian Gov. Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama at the main business district in Jakarta, Indonesia. Undeterred by the arrest of hardline protest leaders, thousands of Muslims marched in Indonesia's capital calling for the jailing of the governor they accused of blaspheming the Quran.

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Nigerian nationals in a Delhi ­hospital after they were attacked by a mob

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The Kenyan student, who was thrashed by some unidentified men near Knowledge Park, receiving treatment at a hospital in Greater Noida. Incidents of alleged attacks on African nationals have been reported from the area following the death of a youth due to suspected drug overdose.

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Samuel jack (L), President of African Student Association with other african students during media interaction on attack in greater Noida, in New Delhi.

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Ezeugo nnamdi Lawrence during media interaction on attack in greater Noida, in New Delhi.

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Rodrique Kazamba during media interaction on attack in greater Noida, in New Delhi.

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Samuel jack, President of African Student Association during media interaction on attack in greater Noida, in New Delhi.

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African nationals meeting SSP Dharmendra Yadav regaring the suspected racial attack on them by the local in Greater Noida, Gautambudh Nagar.

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People holding a protest against African nationals over the death of a teenager alleged due to drug supplied by Nigerians, in Greater Noida.

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton meets with African American community leaders at Mert's Heart & Soul in Charlotte, North Carolina, to discuss the urgency of addressing racial, economic and social justice issues.

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Ernest Walker III, left, and his son Ernest Walker IV stand in Main Street Garden Park during a protest in Dallas. The event was organized by the same activist group that organized the July 7, protest that ended with the fatal shooting of multiple police officers.

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Protestors march through downtown in Dallas. The event was organized by the same activist group that organized the July 7, protest that ended with the fatal shooting of multiple police officers.

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Kristy Villasenor, partner of Dallas police officer Patrick Zamarripa, shares a moment with her son after a funeral service for Zamarripa, at Wilkerson-Greines Athletic Center in Fort Worth, Texas. Zamarripa was one of the five officers killed July 7 by a lone gunman during a march to protest recent fatal shootings of black men in Minnesota and Louisiana by police.

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A Minnesota policeman killed Philando Castile

A woman holds a crucifix and a lit candle as she and hundreds of others take part in a candlelight vigil at City Hall, in Dallas. Four Dallas police officers and one DART officer were killed in Thursday's attack.

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Protesters march and demonstrate to decry recent shootings of black men by police and urge reforms in front of City Hall in Philadelphia. It was one of six protests around the nation planned by a group called Showing Up for Racial Justice.

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Protesters march and demonstrate to decry recent shootings of black men by police and urge reforms in front of City Hall in Philadelphia. It was one of six protests around the nation planned by a group called Showing Up for Racial Justice.

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Dallas Police respond after shots were fired at a Black Lives Matter rally in downtown. Dallas protestors rallied in the aftermath of the killing of Alton Sterling by police officers in Baton Rouge, La. and Philando Castile, who was killed by police less than 48 hours later in Minnesota.

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A man raises his hands as he walks near a law enforcement officer, following the shootings Thursday of several police officers in downtown Dallas, US.

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Protesters march during a Black Live Matter rally in downtown Dallas. Multiple media outlets report that shots were fired during the protest over two recent fatal police shootings of black men.

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A Dallas Area Rapid Transit police officer receives comfort at the Baylor University Hospital emergency room entrance. Police say one rapid-transit officer has been killed and three injured when gunfire erupted during a protest in downtown Dallas over recent fatal shootings by police in Louisiana and Minnesota.

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Leuchy was attacked by a mob in south-west Delhi

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Young Bang­loreans speak up against the racial hatred

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An African student protests the mob violence

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African students meeting with police officals on the issue of alleged attack on a female Tanzanian student, in Bengaluru, Karnataka.

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Karnataka Home Minister G Parameshwara looks on as Tanzania's High Commissioner to India John Kijazi speaks to the media after a meeting on the alleged attack on a female Tanzanian student, in Bengaluru, Karnataka.

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Ahmed Mohamed, 14, smiles as he sits in a vehicle before leaving his family's home in Irving, Texas. Ahmed was arrested Monday at his school after a teacher thought a homemade clock he built was a bomb.

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Demonstrators pause at the entrance to the Cuyahoga County Justice Center as police stand guard during a protest against the acquittal of Michael Brelo, a patrolman charged in the shooting deaths of two unarmed suspects, in Cleveland. Brelo was acquitted Saturday in a case involving a 137-shot barrage of gunfire that helped prompt the U.S. Department of Justice determine the city police department had a history of using excessive force and violating civil rights.

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