Mourners gather for funeral of US teenager Michael Brown

Hundreds of people are gathering for the funeral of Michael Brown, the unarmed American teenager who was shot dead by police on 9th August.

Speaking ahead of the ceremony, the teen's father called for calm, saying: "We need a moment of silence on our son. We need peace on his going-away."

Three White House officials will attend the service.

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Ferguson protester: 'Go kill Isis and leave us alone'

As demonstrations continue in Ferguson, Missouri over the police shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown, a protester is seen to have been carrying a sign saying "Go kill Isis!!! And leave us alone".

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