president of the UNITED states, Donald Trump, lashing out at 'angry crowds', who are destroying the historic statues.
It says the u.s. president early on Saturday morning, Danish time in connection with the celebration of AMERICA's independence day, 4. July, at the monument Mount Rushmore is in the state of South Dakota.
In the speech, just under the monument with the four former u.s. presidents, George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln, warned Trump that demonstrations against the raceulighed in american society threaten the entire US political system foundation.
make no mistake. This cultural revolution from the left is created to overthrow the american revolution, says Donald Trump, according to news agency Reuters.
- Our kids are being taught to hate their country in school.
IN the UNITED states and large parts of the world, there have been dozens of protests against racism, after the black american George Floyd died in police custody after a brutal arrest.
while the protests have more called for or attempted to demolish the historic statues of persons from slavetiden.
About 7500 persons had secured a ticket to the event at Mount Rushmore, writes the news agency AP.
in addition to the Trumps speech flew jets across the monument, and later being fired fireworks, despite the fact that it has been banned in the area since 2011 for environmental reasons.
Several native americans have harceleret over Trumps the choice of Mount Rushmore to the celebration.
They see the monument as a desecration of the land which was stolen from them and given to people who were hostile to the natives, writes the american ABC News.
- It is a clock that actively steal the natives land and then chop off the face of the settlers who committed genocide, in stone, said Nick Tilsen, who is the leader of the tribe, the Oglala Lakota people, according to ABC News in Trumps visit.
According to u.s. media, several demonstrators have been arrested after protests in connection with the Trumps visit.