United States National Guard

Reserve force of the United States Army and Air Force

The United States National Guard is part of the reserve components of the United States Army and the United States Air Force. It is a military reserve force composed of National Guard military members or units of each state and the territories of Guam, the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and the District of Columbia, for a total of 54 separate organizations. All members of the National Guard of the United States are also members of the militia of the United States as defined by 10 U.S.C.ย ยงย 246. National Guard units are under the dual control of the state governments and the federal government.

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Minnesota's governor activated the National Guard on Thursday to help police restore order following two days of violent protests in Minneapolis city over the..
Credit: Reuters - Published 14 hours ago

Minnesota's governor activated the National Guard on Thursday to help restore order following two days of violent protests in Minneapolis over the death of a..
Credit: Reuters - Published 16 hours ago

They began in the afternoon on Tuesday, when hundreds of people came to the intersection where the incident had taken place. Organisers tried to keep the protest..
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Violence in the streets prompts officials to call in troops and vow a swift federal review of troubling videotaped arrest.
Credit: NYTimes.com - Published 16 hours ago

The governor called in the National Guard after stores were set alight during protests in response to Mr. Floydโ€™s death in police custody.
Credit: NYTimes.com - Published 18 hours ago

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