The U.S. has been on the boil since last week after the death of George Floyd. #Blacklivesmatter has been a trend on Twitter. Massive protests, robbing of shops, police action all have going on amidst pandemic. And all this reached the White Hosue putting the President in a rush.
Last Friday night hundreds of protesters gathered outside the executive mansion, some of them throwing rocks and tugging at police barricades reports TIME. This made the Secret Service agents to rush President Donald Trump into the bunker of the White House. The bunker is designed generally for use in emergencies like terrorist attacks. Meanwhile, all the lights of the White House were shut and it went into darkness.
Trump spent around 1 hour in the bunker. The protestors were all around the White House last weekend and Secret Service agents and law enforcement officers struggled to contain the crowds. The situation of black people in America is exposed after the death of Floyd. This has now got the attention of the whole world.
George Floyd, a black man died after he was pinned at the neck by a white Minneapolis police officer. He kept saying that he was choking but the officer didn’t listen to him and he died. The incident was reported to have taken place on 25th May.