Monday, June 1, 2020

NYTimes: Administration orders military blackhawk helicopters to conduct show of force on protesters

As scores of protesters made their way into Washington D.C's Chinatown district, a Blackhawk helicopter with U.S. Army markings descended to rooftop level, kicking up dirt, debris and snapping trees that narrowly missed several people. The maneuver, often conducted by low flying jets in combat zones to scare away insurgents, is known as a show of force.

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