Crowd at Michael Brown funeral
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Hundreds at Michael Brown funeral

Hundreds of people attend the funeral of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, many of whom did not know him personally.

Hundreds of people are attending the funeral of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, many of whom did not know him personally.

The teenager, unarmed at the time, was shot by a white police officer, sparking days of protests and unrest and increasing racial tension.

Mr Brown's father, Michael Brown Snr, has appealed for peace and calm at the funeral.

Rajini Vaidyanathan reports from the Friendly Temple Baptist Church in St Louis.