Britain's interior minister says violent protestors should face justice
Monday, 8 June 2020 A minority of protesters who were violent during the weekend's "Black Lives Matter" protests in Britain undermined the cause and should face justice, interior minister Priti Patel said on Monday.
Lessons will be learned from lockdown in terms of how best to protect people from domestic abuse, the Home Secretary has said.Speaking exclusively to the PA news agency, Priti Patel said there will “definitely be learnings” around safeguarding vulnerable people and children, as well as the role of technology.
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Home Secretary Priti Patel urges people to stick to the coronavirus restrictions in place after Liverpool fans crowded together to celebrate the team winning the Premier League.Speaking to the BBC’s Andrew Marr, she said: “Congratulations to Liverpool for winning but, even so, fans of course want to celebrate, but they did not need to go to the football ground and congregate outside the stadium.“As much as people do want to be out right now - the weather is amazing - stick to the rules, follow the guidance.“We have made it quite clear that no-one should be gathering with six or more people.”
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Home Secretary Priti Patel joins mourners gathered for a vigil in memory of the victims of the Reading attack on June 20. Khairi Saadallah, 25, of Basingstoke Road, Reading, has been charged with three counts of murder, Thames Valley Police said.
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio joined Reverend Al Sharpton and others on Thursday in painting the words "Black Lives Matter" on Fifth Avenue - and right outside of Trump Tower. Lisa Bernhard has more.