In Seattle, many protesters left the "Autonomous zone"
Many protesters left the "Autonomous zone" of Seattle, Washington, reports CNN, citing a statement by one of the leaders of the protest, rapper Times Simon.
He had previously told RIA Novosti that the protesters intend to resume meetings with representatives of local authorities in the near future.
"Many peaceful protesters are harmed so sad that we are now in America. Many people are going to go away, many have already left," Simon said.
Earlier, the protesters in Seattle was announced in the Central part of the city "Autonomous zone", the officers were ordered to leave the area to reduce tensions. NBC News reports that, according to local resident, on Monday there were from 200 to 250 tents set demonstrators.
On Saturday on the territory they controlled shooting occurred. Police arrived around 2:30, but the crowd did not let their victims. Later it became known that both of the wounded were hospitalized. One of them died, the other remained in hospital in critical condition. Police failed to identify the shooter.
American cities, a wave of protests and unrest after the death in Minneapolis during the arrest of an African-American George Floyd. People took to the streets demanding an end to police brutality, as well as with anti-racist slogans. Some performances are accompanied by looting, the demolition of historical monuments, the authorities are discussing the reform of the police.