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Here Is How People Are Reacting To The Dallas Police Shootings

"Then all the colors will bleed into one, bleed into one."

Posted on July 8, 2016, at 4:21 p.m. ET

On Thursday night, a sniper opened fire during a peaceful protest in downtown Dallas, killing five officers and wounding seven others.

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The suspect, identified by authorities as 25-year-old Micah Johnson, was also killed in the shooting after an hours-long standoff with police, which ended after a robot-controlled bomb was detonated and killed him.

The attack in Dallas comes one day after a black man named Philando Castile was fatally shot by police during a traffic stop in Minnesota, the aftermath of which was posted to Facebook Live by his girlfriend, Diamond "Lavish" Reynolds.

A day earlier, another black man, Alton Sterling, was shot and killed by police while selling CDs outside a convenience store in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Dallas Police Chief David Brown said Friday that the shooter told negotiators repeatedly that he was upset with the recent police-involved shootings.

Here is how some people on Twitter have responded to the Dallas police shootings.

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