The US President Donald trump has offered to punish the burning of a U.S. state flag with a prison sentence of one year.

“We should propose a bill that if you burn the American flag, you go to prison for one year”, — quotes RIA Novosti trump.

It is noted that trump said it during the rally in Tulsa.

Earlier, the Governor of North Carolina Roy Cooper made the decision about transfer of monuments to leaders of the Confederacy from the territory of the Capitol in the capital.