Black Lives Matter Issues Statement Calling Dallas Police Killings ‘a Tragedy’

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NATIONAL NEWS – Moments ago, Black Lives Matter issued an official statement regarding the five Dallas policemen who were killed by a sniper attack during an, otherwise, peaceful protest following the police-involved killings of Alton Sterling in Louisiana and Philando Castile in Minnesota.

On its website, Black Lives Matter denounced the police shootings by calling it a “tragedy.”

“Black activists have raised the call for an end to violence, not an escalation of it,” the statement continued.

Read the entire statement at Black Lives Matter.