The US President Donald trump said that he opposes attempts to rewrite the history of the United States. About it informs television channel Fox.

In addition, he noted that is not a supporter of the tradition of oblivion certain aspects of American history.

The White house added that it supports the fight against racism but stressed that he supported peaceful protesters.

In his opinion, many meetings in the United States participated "anarchists", "radical maniacs extremely left-wing" and "provocateurs".

Mass anti-racist protests and statements occur in the Western countries after the death of the African-American George Floyd, on may 25, which was detained by the police of Minneapolis. During the arrest, a police officer stood with his knee on the man’s neck. Floyd shouted that suffocating, but the police paid no attention to it. In the end, the man died in the intensive care unit.