the Mayor of the American city of Houston (Texas) Sylvester Turner made a decision to declare June 9, the Day George Floyd, whose funeral took place this afternoon, reports TASS. In Houston a dead black spent most of his life, so in this city the ceremonies were conducted in a particularly solemn.

“We honor George Floyd not because he was a perfect man, but for the fact that after his last breath, we can all breathe freely, explained Turner of the decision to perpetuate the memory of Floyd. – Therefore, I, mayor of the city of Houston, Sylvester Turner, proud to announce that a day of George Floyd in Houston”.

in addition, the city authorities announced a ban on police use of suffocating techniques, during which African American and he died a few days ago. In addition, militiamen commanded to “exhaust all available means before the use of firearms” during the mass demonstrations.