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Black Lives Issue protests: Winston Churchill statue vandalised at London

Anti-racism protesters at England defaced the memorial to Winston Churchill at Westminster Through Black Lives Matter protests on Sunday, local Press reported.

By this Evening Standard, demonstrators scrawled”was a racist” about the statue of the British Prime Minister at Parliament Square on Sunday afternoon as thousands descended on London for the following protest within an American black guy George Floyd’s passing.

It prompted Piers Morgan of ITV Breakfast program Good Morning Britain, to converse: “Memo to protesters in Westminster now: defacing Sir Winston Churchill’s statue to the 76th anniversary of D-Day isn’t a fantastic method to make your point”

Thousands flooded the roads out London’s US Embassy yesterday for the following Black Lives Issue rally, along with rallies in Manchester, Edinburgh, and Bristol one of the other UK cities.

Back in Bristol, in southwest England, a statue honoring the 17th-century slave dealer Edward Colston was ripped down by protesters.

Demonstrators were afterward viewed rolling the statue into the local harbor and projecting it in the River Avon.

The local authorities told CNN that an investigation was launched into the incident.

“An investigation will be completed to identify people involved and we’re already collating footage of this incident,” the announcement read.

The statue of Colston had stood in Bristol’s city center since 1895 but had become controversial, with petitions made to require its removal.

According to local authorities, Sunday’s Black Lives Issue protest in Bristol was attended by an estimated 10,000 individuals.

“The great majority of individuals who came to voice their concerns regarding racial inequality and injustice did so peacefully and peacefully,” the authorities were quoted as stating.

“Maintaining the people safe was outside best priority and there were no cases of disease and no arrests were made,” they added.