Oregon governor says federal agents will begin leaving Portland

Oregon’s Democratic Gov. Kate Brown said Wednesday that federal agents who have clashed with protesters in Portland will begin a “phased withdrawal” from Oregon’s largest city’s downtown area on Thursday.

Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf confirmed that he and Brown reached a joint plan to end the violent activity in Portland directed at federal properties and law enforcement officers.”

“That plan includes the robust presence of Oregon State Police in downtown Portland,” he said.


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