President raged against those demonstrating in Minneapolis this week over the death of , a Black man who died after a police officer knelt on his neck. Trump called protestors “thugs” and threatened a violent intervention in a series of after-midnight tweets early Friday.
“Either the very weak Radical Left Mayor, Jacob Frey, get his act together and bring the City under control, or I will send in the National Guard & get the job done right,” Trump wrote on Twitter. “These THUGS are dishonoring the memory of George Floyd, and I won’t let that happen. Just spoke to Governor Tim Walz and told him that the Military is with him all the way.”
“Any difficulty and we will assume