Portland: protesters bring down fence as confrontation with Trump agents risesJuly 26, 2020
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The confrontation between protesters and federal paramilitaries in Portland escalated early on Sunday morning, when demonstrators finally broke down a steel fence around the courthouse after days of trying.
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