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'US in worst circumstances, there has been no presidential leadership'

1 June 2020 5:12 PM
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Honorary professor of international relations John Stremlau says the country is having multiple crises at once.

People in cities around the world have marched in solidarity with protesters in America calling for justice for the death of George Floyd.

Floyd died when a white officer knelt on his next for nine minutes while Floyd repeatedly complained he could not breathe.

Joanne Joseph speaks to Wits University honorary professor of international relations John Stremlau about what is happening in America.

RELATED: Chaos erupts in US as protestors demand justice for George Floyd's death

We are witnessing a dismal story where you are having multiple crises at the same time.

John Stremlau, Honorary professor of international relations - Wits University

RELATED: George Floyd's family demand officers implicated to be charged with murder

We are in the worst circumstances and there has been no presidential leadership from the top.

John Stremlau, Honorary professor of international relations - Wits University

Listen to the full interview below...


1 June 2020 5:12 PM
Tags:
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USA
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