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    The Portland protests were sparked by the 25 May death of an African-American man, George Floyd, during his arrest in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

    Oregon Governor Kate Brown has decided to deploy state law reinforcement officers to the city of Portland, which has been engulfed in violent protests for three months, the governor's office said.

    On Saturday night, at least one person was reportedly shot dead during clashes between the Black Lives Matter movement and supporters of US President Donald Trump.

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