California declares state of emergency for Los Angeles County

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31st May, 2020 04:35:21 printer

California declares state of emergency for Los Angeles County

California Governor Gavin Newsom has declared a state of emergency in Los Angeles County, according to statement from the governor's office.

The governor also authorized assistance to Los Angeles, after receiving a request from the city and county to deploy members of the National Guard to help disperse protests.

Earlier, curfews were announced in multiple cities across California, and the National Guard was put on standby to respond to unrest in San Francisco.


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