Trump likens Minneapolis George Floyd protests to wartime Berlin

Oliver O'Connell

During a speech at a campaign rally in Michigan, Donald Trump likened Minneapolis during the George Floyd protests to wartime Berlin.

Describing the federal response to the unrest after “a week and a half of terror”, he referenced the CNN coverage in which a reporter described the protests as “friendly”.

“And over his shoulder it looked like Berlin in its worst day during the war… the worst day they ever had,” said the president.

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