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In new York imposed a curfew

The authorities decided to impose a curfew in new York, which held a protest after the murder of George Floyd, said the press service of the Governor of the state of new York.

"Governor Andrew Cuomo and mayor bill de Blasio announced today that the citywide curfew in new York city will take effect today at 23.00 (6.00 GMT on Tuesday) and will be cancelled tomorrow at 5.00 (12.00 MSK)", - stated in the message.

The cities of the U.S., a wave of protests and unrest after the death in Minneapolis at the hands of police of African-American George Floyd. In the Internet appeared the video, which police put the handcuffs Floyd, knocked him down and piled on top of him, the three of us, and one of them stepped on his knee on the neck. Floyd on video several times says that he can not breathe, then fades. He died in intensive care.

After the riots, fired four police officers and one of them was accused of murder by negligence. In several cities in the United States in connection with the protests was imposed a curfew during the riots from the rubber bullets and tear gas affected not only the protestors but also media representatives.