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This afternoon.

American Embassy, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.

Protesters showingsupport for the Black Lives Matter movement, following the death of George Floyd  during a police arrest in Minneapolis. Similar protests are taking place around the country (see below) and across the world.

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The American Embassy.

A JFK-commissioned inspired, spook-filled snare drum plonked on 42 Elgin Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.

50 years ago.

Diarmuid Keane at the US Embassy writes:

“The American Embassy in Ballsbridge [Dublin 4] was officialy opened 50 years ago today. In this short video, we take a look at early designs, opening day and how it has been a focal point for Irish-American relations over the last 50 years.”