People take part in a demonstration over the death of George Floyd in central Brussels, Belgium

By Nimot Adetola Sulaimon

Belgians took to the streets of Brussels, Belgium to protest the death of George Floyd, an African-American who died at the ends of a U.S police officer.

Holding placards with inscriptions like -” I can’t breathe”-, -”Black Lives Matter”-, Belgians engaged in a peaceful protest.

Belgians troop out to peacefully protest the death of George Floyd

George Floyd died on May 25 while in police custody in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Video footage showed a white police officer, Derek Chauvin, kneeling on Mr Floyd’s neck while he was pinned to the floor.

A boy takes part in a demonstration over the death of George Floyd in central Brussels, Belgium

Meanwhile, it began with a report of a fake $20 (£16.20) bill.

A report was made on the evening of 25 May, when Mr Floyd bought a pack of cigarettes from Cup Foods, a grocery store.

Believing the $20 bill he used to be counterfeit, a store employee reported it to police.