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Trump orders National Guard’s withdrawal from Washington

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US President Donald Trump on Sunday ordered the withdrawal of National Guard troops from the streets of Washington after days of protests over the police killing of George Floyd .
“I have just given an order for our National Guard to start the process of withdrawing from Washington , D .C ., now that everything is under perfect control ,” he tweeted .
“They will be going home , but can quickly return, if needed . Far fewer protesters showed up last night than anticipated !”
Tens of thousands of people protested peacefully Saturday in many US cities .
In Washington , no significant incidents were reported as protesters took to the streets near the White House , which was surrounded on all sides by fences and security barricades.
Sometimes violent protests have swept the country since the May 25 death in Minneapolis , Minnesota of a black man , George Floyd , at the hands of a white police officer , who kneeled on his neck for more than eight minut

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