Michael Brown shooting: Governor deploys National Guard
The National Guard has been deployed to Ferguson, Missouri, following days of civil unrest after the police shooting of an unarmed black teenager.
The state's governor Jay Nixon said the additional resources meant a curfew currently in place would be lifted.
Michael Brown, 18, was killed by a police officer on 9 August, sparking clashes between police and protesters.
Aleem Maqbool reports from Ferguson.
18 Aug 2014
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