President of the United States Donald trump visited the buildings affected by fires as a result of protests in downtown Washington. The American leader made it after the speech in the Rose garden of the White house with a speech about the suppression of unrest in the country, which erupted after the death of the African-American George Floyd.
accompanied by guards and journalists trump left in Lafayette square, where, starting Friday, protesters gathered daily. About an hour before the appearance of the head of state, the police drove out the protesters with stun grenades and tear gas.
it is Reported that the President visited the Church of St. John. This building, erected in the early nineteenth century and is a historical landmark, was badly damaged yesterday in a fire. Standing next to the Church, trump promised that with the riots will be over, and “America will become even greater,” RIA Novosti reported.
Recall that when protesters gathered at the gates of the White house, Secret service agents pulled the President, his wife Melania and son Barron in the bunker. Trump has been in the shelter for about an hour before he was allowed to return to the residence. According to sources in law enforcement agencies, to protect the President, acted according to Protocol. When raising the threat level to red level, they are required to accompany the White house to the bunker.