World Leaders Strongly Condemn “Disgraceful” Violence At U.S. Capitol
Written by B87FM on January 6, 2021
The scene displayed at America’s Capitol constructing earlier as we speak (January 6) not solely brought on a standstill for the nation’s residents however for a world viewers, as properly. Within the morning, President Donald Trump held a “Cease The Steal” rally the place he inspired his followers to do no matter they may to place an finish to what he insists is election fraud—a declare that has been debunked from state to state. Nonetheless, his tens of millions of supporters have continued to face behind him, and hundreds descended on the Capitol constructing as Congress was in session, certifying the Electoral Faculty votes for President-Elect Joe Biden.
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Following the fray the place rioters invaded a political constructing and took over in a failed coup, Congress has reconvened to proceed the certification course of. World leaders have made their voices heard relating to the day’s “disgraceful” occasion. “Canadians are deeply disturbed and saddened by the assault on democracy in the USA, our closest ally and neighbour,” tweeted Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. “Violence won’t ever achieve overruling the need of the folks. Democracy within the US have to be upheld – and it will likely be.”
Leaders from Ecuador, Bolivia, the U.Ok., Italy, Iceland, New Zealand, Australia, and a number of other others have expressed concern for the States. Learn by means of a few of their tweets beneath.