5 Jun 2020

Thousands across US attend memorial services for George Floyd

From First Up, 5:46 am on 5 June 2020

After 10 tumultuous days across the United States, thousands are expected to attend a memorial service today in Minneapolis for George Floyd, whose death in police custody triggered widespread protests that descended into mayhem. The tribute comes despite fears over large gatherings amidst Covid-19. Joining us now from Washington DC by our correspondent Simon Marks..