News Wrap: Federal agents arrive in Seattle as mayor urges calm July 24, 2020

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In our news wrap Friday, officials in Seattle warned against federal intervention in protests this weekend after agents arrived in the city. Mayor Jenny Durkan said federal action will incite new trouble and urged demonstrators to stay calm. Also, China has ordered the closure of a U.S. consulate in the western city of Chengdu, as the diplomatic rift between the two countries continues to widen. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders



In our news wrap Friday, officials in Seattle warned against federal intervention in protests this weekend after agents arrived in the city. Mayor Jenny Durkan said federal action will incite new trouble and urged demonstrators to stay calm. Also, China has ordered the closure of a U.S. consulate in the western city of Chengdu, as the diplomatic rift between the two countries continues to widen. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders