Curfew ordered, Guard deployed amid violence

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Firefighters work to put out a fire. (Jabin Botsford/The Post)

  • Firefighters work to put out a fire.
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  • People stand on a police car.
  • (Jabin Botsford/The Post)
  • Officers push people back.
  • (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post)
  • People loot a CVS pharmacy.
  • (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post)
  • A man suffers from pepper spray.
  • (Jabin Botsford/The Post)
  • A man throws an object at officers.
  • (Jabin Botsford/The Post)
  • Police officers carry an injured comrade.
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  • A girl peers into a destroyed police car.
  • (Noah Scialom/EPA)
  • Youths throw rocks at police.
  • (Reuters)

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