US President, Donald Trump insisted in his speech to the Nation on the construction of a wall on the border to Mexico. "I get them built," said Trump on Tuesday evening (local time) in his address before the Congress in Washington. The ongoing dispute with the opposition Democrats to the wall had led to a five-week financial barrier, due to which his speech a week.
Previously, had called on Trump to cross-party cooperation. The policy of "revenge" and "retaliation" must be overcome in favour of "cooperation" and "compromise", said the US President before the assembled members of the house of representatives and the Senate. Trump has, however, since his inauguration two years ago, again and again, even with harsh attacks on the opposition Democrats and a in many questions, rigorous course, the search for compromises more difficult.
swipe to the investigation of special investigator Mueller
In his state of the Union speech, Trump called for unity and non-party Action. Washington should not rule the "two parties", "but as a Nation". At the same time, the US President, but the Democrats in Congress to handle sharp.
"Our country is dynamic, and our economy is thriving as never before," Trump said. "The Only thing that can stop, foolish wars, politics, or ridiculous partisan investigation", obviously in terms of the - of the Democrats, investigations by special investigator Robert Mueller to possible agreements between Russia and trump's campaign before the election in 2016.
said,"If there is to be peace and legislation, there may be not war, and investigations", Trump. For these comments he harvest loud cheers by the Republicans in the Auditorium, the Democrats Boos.
Second Meeting with Kim Jong-un at the end of February in Vietnam
Trump spoke to US foreign policy. So he announced that the second summit between him and the North Korean ruler Kim Jong-un, at 27. and 28. February in Vietnam will be held.
The denunciation of the important INF disarmament Treaty for nuclear Assembly in medium-range weapons, the United States, the U.S. President defended. The United States had adhered to the agreement, which Russia had repeatedly injured, he said. "Maybe we can negotiate a different contract, and the other adding, or maybe we can have China." The US President said: "Under my administration, we will have to excuse us never in favour of America's interests forward."
support for Venezuela's new President
In his state of the Union speech, Trump also reiterated the US support for the Venezuelan against President Juan Guaidó. "We are on the side of the Venezuelan people in its noble pursuit of freedom," he said. He condemned the "brutality of the Maduro regime", whose socialist policies have brought poverty and despair to Venezuela.
In Venezuela rages a power struggle between the government of Nicolás Maduro and the United States and many other countries supported the Parliament-in-chief Juan Guaidó, who had declared two weeks ago, the interim President.
Democrats wear white
For a brief Moment of jubilation even when the democratic politicians Trump made when he praised in his speech, as so often, the labour market situation. No one had more of the thriving economy benefits than women, he said.
Several members of the Democrats jumped from their Seats and clapped - what they were celebrating but obviously not Trump, but of themselves. Trump was happy, nevertheless, visibly, and called on the deputies, not yet. Because in his next sentence he then took on the new situation in Congress. Exactly a century after Parliament had cleared the way for women's suffrage, in Congress, more women than ever before, he said.
In the congressional elections last November, had managed a record number of women to enter into the house of representatives. 102 women now sit there, the equivalent of nearly a quarter of all MPs, more than ever before. 89 the women belong to the Democrats, only 13 to the Republicans.
The Top Democrat, Nancy Pelosi, and many other women had dressed for the speech of US President, Donald Trump white. Considered to be the Symbol of the suffragette movement at the beginning of the 20th century. Century in the United States reminds. At that time, women protested in white clothes for a nationwide women's suffrage.
Democrat, Abrams criticized standstill
It Trumps was the second state of the Nation address. Unlike last year, the President saw this time, but with a new Majority in Congress faced. The Senate is still controlled by trump Republicans in the house of representatives, the Democrats have been since last month the majority. Pelosi is the Chairwoman of the chamber.
The answer to trump's speech on the state of the Nation delivered the Democrat Stacey Abrams. She criticized the US President sharp for the partial government shutdown, because of the speech. It was a shame to play with the livelihood of people, political games, said Abrams. Several hundred government employees had to work because of the budget dispute without pay, or on furlough, to endure.