D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser introduced the curfew in connection with the unrest caused by the situation around the death in Minneapolis (Minnesota), African-American George Floyd.

this Bowser said on his Twitter page. She noted that the curfew in the capital district of Columbia enter from 23:00 on 31 may to 06:00 on the first of June. Soldiers of the National guard of the United States will provide support to the local police, writes TASS.

According to CNN, curfew has already been introduced in 40 cities across the country. The reason for the mass protests was a brutal police arrest 46-year-old George Floyd, in which the man died. Now authorities are investigating.