Trump may cancel restrictions to equip the police with military weapons — the Associated Press

The US President Donald trump may cancel restrictions to equip the police with military weaponry. About it reports Associated Press, referring to available to the Agency document.

Trump intends to cancel the Directive, introduced by the previous head of state Barack Obama. They forbid the police to be armed with armored personnel carriers, grenade launchers, heavy arms and weapons, which equipped army.

As appears in the document, the lifting of the ban will help law enforcement «to better protect public order and reduce crime.»

The source told the Agency that the plans of the White house on August 28 to announce attorney General Jeff sessions.

Obama has imposed restrictions on equipping police army weapons 2015, after the clashes of protesters with the police in 2015 in connection with the murder of a white policeman of a black teenager in Ferguson (Missouri) in November 2014. Then a wave of protests has swept across all States, and the police used against the protesters with tear gas, armoured vehicles and dogs, writes AP.




Trump may cancel restrictions to equip the police with military weapons — the Associated Press 28.08.2017

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