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'I don't want to get killed by these Antifa people': Seattle resident speaks out about life in occupied zone

"I own property here," the man said by way of identifying himself, and added he "would rather not get into it. I don't want to get killed by these Antifa people."

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BREAKING: Seattle autonomous zone cleared of occupiers by police

After weeks of an occupation that has taken over the Capitol Hill area of Seattle, Seattle Police have moved in to clear the area. This comes after shootings, violence, and general mayhem.

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Seattle begins to dismantle occupied zone as mayor tries to sanction militant council member

Seattle crews began removing the barriers around the occupation, while Mayor Durkan asked for the punishment or expulsion of City Council Member Kshama Sawant.

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Antifa praises shooting of two black teens as victory against fascism

Witness statements about the shooting of two black teens on Monday at the Capitol Hill Occupied Protest (CHOP, formerly CHAZ) create a confusing picture that leaves more questions than answers.

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16-year-old boy dead, 14-year-old boy in critical condition after ANOTHER shooting in Seattle's occupied zone

One person is dead and a 14-year-old is in critical condition following a fifth shooting in the Capitol Hill Occupied Protest.

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Reporter identifies man who assaulted him and tried to steal his phone in Seattle autonomous zone

A man who assaulted a reporter in Seattle's Capitol Hill Occupied Protest has been identified as DeJuan Young.

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Seattle businesses and residents fight back with major class action lawsuit over autonomous zone

The suit claims that claims the group have had their rights “overrun by the city of Seattle’s unprecedented decision to abandon and close off an entire city neighborhood.”

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Seattle's new occupiers recreate the social problems of Seattle inside their cop-free zone

CHOP activists are creating a place to put drug addicts to keep them away from the good activists. CHOP suffers from the same social ills as Seattle itself.

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Arrested Seattle protestors won't be prosecuted, but sent to counselling by group inside CHOP

Protestors in Seattle will not face charges but will be diverted to other treatment options. These include Choose 180, one of the groups currently occupying CHOP.

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Seattle's occupied zone is the site of ANOTHER shooting incident

Police are investigating a third shooting in the Capitol Hill Occupied Protest (CHOP) zone.

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Occupiers create autonomous zone in Washington DC outside White House

In Washington DC, outside the White House, activists endeavored to set up an autonomous zone. It began with an attempt to pull down a statue of Andrew Jackson.

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BREAKING: Seattle mayor announces that police are returning to occupied zone

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan has determined that the Seattle Police Department will be retaking the Capitol Hill District.

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Seattle councilwoman blames shooting on 'right-wing' attackers with no evidence

Seattle City Councilwoman Kshama Sawant has pinned the Saturday shooting in Seattle's autonomous zone as a "right-wing attack," despite any evidence at all.

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WATCH: Seattle's autonomous zone had a segregated black-only zone—and it was guarded by white people

Seattle's autonomous zone organized a segregated protest on Friday, to celebrate Juneteenth. It organized a blacks-only area that is guarded and monitored by white people.

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Two shot, one killed in Seattle autonomous zone

At least two people were shot within the Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP) early Saturday morning despite it being a "no-cop" zone. Police say they are investigating.

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