(World) In the hours before at least one sniper shot and killed five Dallas police officers during a stunning ambush Thursday night, demonstrators marched peacefully and mingled cordially with officers patrolling the downtown streets.
It was one of several demonstrations in cities across the country, where hundreds gathered to protest the recent shooting deaths of two black men by white police officers in Louisiana and Minnesota.
Earlier in the evening, the Dallas Police Department tweeted a photo of a demonstrator smiling with police in a crowded park. The protester carried a sign reading: “No Justice, No Peace,” but he looked at ease with the officers on duty.
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