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New Zealand's Ardern says she is 'horrified' by George Floyd's death

Reuters Tuesday, 2 June 2020
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Tuesday that she was "horrified" by George Floyd's death, and welcomed peaceful protests in New Zealand in solidarity, but noted that they flouted social distancing restrictions.
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