Hun­dreds join Black Lives Mat­ter march in Lon­don

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Hun­dreds of peo­ple have marched on West­min­ster in protest at the shoot­ing of two black men by po­lice in Amer­ica.

The Black Lives Mat­ter march went through cen­tral Lon­don to the Houses of Par­lia­ment at about 20:00 BST.

The marchers were heard to shout “Hands up, don’t shoot” as they car­ried ban­ners through the cap­i­tal.

The march is in re­sponse to the fa­tal shoot­ings of Phi­lando Castile in Min­nesota and Al­ton Ster­ling in Louisiana.

The Black Lives Mat­ter Lon­don Move­ment was founded by 18-yearold sixth form stu­dent Marayam Ali. (BBC)

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