More than 1,000 protesters reached London and the US embassy last night to stand in solidarity with the American city Ferguson.
Taking to the streets to allow their voices to be heard, they opposed the decision not to punish white police officer Darren Wilson for shooting dead black teenager Michael Brown.
Signs on the streets read "black lives matter" and "jail racist cops", whilst some there wore masks to protect their identity, setting off flares whilst chanting "killer police off our streets".
Phillip Hughes, the Australia Test batsman struck on the head by a ball two days ago has died.
The 25-year-old passed away after injuries sustained while batting for South Australia against New South Wales at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Tuesday.
A distraught Michael Clarke broke the news reading a statement on behalf of the Hughes family.