Trump argues for travel restriction after attacks struck London
Express News Global
WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump argued in favor of his questionable travel restriction as London authorities reacted to reports of a string of attacks Saturday night.
One tweet read: “We have to be clever, difficult and alert. We require the courts to provide us back our rights. We require the Travel Ban as an additional level of security!”.
London authorities were examining reports that a car had actually struck pedestrians on London Bridge. 2 other occurrences likewise were reported, stabbings at neighboring Borough Market and another event in the Vauxhall location of the city.
Trump started tweeting about the events an hour or two after preliminary report. He retweeted a Drudge Report product about the attacks, then supplied his own message about the travel restriction.
A couple of minutes later on Trump tweeted a message of assistance for Londoners: “Whatever the United States can do to assist out in London and the U. K., we will exist – WE ARE WITH YOU. GOD BLESS!”.
Previously today, the Trump administration asked the Supreme Court to right away renew its restriction on tourists from 6 mainly Muslim nations and refugees from throughout the world. If the policy is put in location, the administration argues that the U.S. will be much safer.
Lower courts have actually obstructed the Trump policy, pointing out numerous factors consisting of declarations Trump made throughout the 2016 project. The legal battle pits the president’s authority over migration versus exactly what lower courts have actually stated is a policy that supposed to be about nationwide security however was meant to target Muslims.