NewsOdy

News details

donation

Timeline: The clearing of Lafayette Square

Timeline: The clearing of Lafayette Square
Wednesday 3
6:52 2020

This is not the official line from the Trump administration or from government officials. An unnamed representative of the Park Police, which helped clear the area, told WTOP reporter Neal Augenstein that the action was a response to its officers being pelted with water bottles. The department “didn’t know President Trump would be walking across the park several minutes later,” Augenstein was told. The White House originally said that the forcible dispersal of the vocal-but-peaceful crowd was intended to help enforce the city’s curfew, which went into effect at 7 p.m. On Tuesday afternoon, a Justice Department official told The ...

Rate this article:

Read more from Washington Post : Timeline: The clearing of Lafayette Square
Washington Post : Timeline: The clearing of Lafayette Square

Summary: The evidence strongly suggests that the motivation was Trump's visit to St. John's Church.

Tags
🎬Latest Reviews

Brazilian Miss Bumbum contestant invades pitch IN HER UNDERWEAR to jump on players

Fitness model Danny Morais was hoping to spice up the 0-0 draw

Riyad Mahrez and wife ordered to pay former nanny

The Manchester City footballer and his wife Rita "failed to pay certain ...

We didn't expect this kind of treatment from a luxury spa

I realise there must be so many people right now who are ...

Loot boxes: I blew my university savings gaming on Fifa

How one teenager spent nearly £3,000 on his "addiction" to video game ...

Burnout fears as England's leading players face full year of matches

England’s leading players face the prospect of an endless winter with competitive ...

G4S to cut more than 1,100 jobs

G4S has announced plans to cut up to 1,150 jobs through a ...
loading
🎬Most popular reviews

Munich shooter was mentally ill loner Ali David Sonboly obsessed with shooting sprees

As the first pictures of those killed started to emerge yesterday, it ...

Mom-of-14 Natalie Suleman tells of shame over stripper past and Xanax addiction

Controversial mother of 14 Natalie Suleman has told how she was forced ...

Magic numbers: can maths equations be beautiful?

Paul Dirac had an eye for beauty. In one essay, from May ...

'English-speaking' homeless woman in Rome called 'Maria' could be Madeleine McCann

The blonde girl (pictured), who is thought to be in her late ...

Son of Pablo Escobar says the Colombian drug lord KILLED HIMSELF

Sebastian Marroquin, 39, pictured with his father Pablo Escobar, said it was ...

Sex, snogs and saints: Six shocking Madonna moments

After almost four decades in the public eye, Madonna has created more ...
loading

Comments

Login / Sign Up

Popular Entities

Liverpool

comments

Arizona

comments

football

comments

Iraq

comments
Afghanistan

Afghanistan

comments

Popular categories

Related Entities