National Guard troops test positive for coronavirus amid warnings of protest spike

Posted by on June 9, 2020 11:44 pm
Categories: US National Stories

Some D.C. National Guard troops deployed to protests in Washington have tested positive for COVID-19, officials said Tuesday — as top White House Coronavirus Task Force members warned governors of a possible spike in infections tied to the nationwide demonstrations. The service members were among 1,300 D.C. National Guard members called to assist law enforcement…