WATCH: De Blasio and Booker Intros Interrupted by Chanting Protesters

Bill De Blasio and Cory Booker’s introductory statements at the CNN Democrat debate were interrupted by a group of protesters screaming “Fire Pantaleo.”

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Daniel Pantaleo, was the NYPD officer who put Eric Garner in a fatal chokehold.

These shouts then escalated during Cory Booker’s introductory statement, forcing him to stop.

Black Lives Matter leader Shaun King called the screaming protesters “brave.”