US President Donald Trump condemns Capitol violence, says rioters will be brought to justice

Jan 14 2021 12:59 PM
US President Donald Trump condemns Capitol violence, says rioters will be brought to justice

US President Donald Trump is receiving backlash from all around the world for inciting violence  Capitol Hill violence. rump was impeached by the House of Representatives for the January 6 violence which witnessed deaths of five people. Trump became the first President in US history to be impeached twice. After impeachment, Donald Trump on Wednesday (released a video condemning the violence by his supporters in Capitol.

Sharing the video, Trump called for maintaining peace and avoiding a repeat of the incident. addressing fellow Americans in a video message, Trump said, "Mob violence goes against everything I believe in and everything our movement stands for." He further said, "No true supporter of mine could ever endorse political violence. No true supporter of mine could disrespect law enforcement or our great American flag. No true supporter of mine could ever threaten or harass their fellow Americans. If you do any of these things, you are not supporting our movement- you are attacking it. And you are attacking our country. We cannot tolerate it." 

Trump said that those who participated in the violence on Capitol will be brought to justice.  He said, "No excuses, no exception, America is a nation of laws. Those who engaged in the attacks last week will be brought to justice." On January 6, a group of Donald Trump's loyalists stormed the US Capitol building, clashing with the police, damaging property, seizing the inauguration stage and occupying the rotunda. 

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