According to the associated press, on June 1 local time, President trump of the United States criticized the majority of governors for their weakness and urged the suppression of protests.
Trump told the governors in a video conference call the same day that local leaders must be tougher in protests across the country, the report said. Most of you are weak, you have to catch people, you have to track them down, put them in jail for 10 years, and then you dont see them anymore, he said. Were doing it in Washington, and were going to do something people havent seen before.
Trump also said the governors look like fools because they did not call in more national guards to show force on the streets of the city.
U.S. Attorney General William Barr, who also attended the meeting, said he would join a joint counter-terrorism team to track instigators.. He also demanded that governors should control the streets and catch the troublemakers..
Freud, an African American man killed in police brutality, has sparked a wave of mass protests in more than 70 cities across the United States. Part of the demonstrations occurred in smashing, looting, burning, violent attacks. The White House was once surrounded by protesters, which led trump to hide in underground shelters twice.