President Donald Trump talks during a briefing about the coronavirus in the James Brady Briefing Room, Monday, March 23, 2020, in Washington, as Attorney General William Barr looks on.Associated Press

US President Donald Trump said Friday that he may send in the National Guard in response to protests in Minnesota. “[ W] hen the looting starts, the shooting starts, ” he tweeted. Trump accused the “Radical Left Mayor, Jacob Frey, ” for the unrest. He has harbored a resentment against Frey since last-place fall, when the mayor tried to bill the Trump campaign for the costs associated with hosting one the president’s rallies. Last year, the president praised the Minneapolis police union for selling “Cops for Trump” shirts. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more narratives.

US President Donald Trump tweeted just after midnight on Friday a threat to shoot rioters in Minnesota.

“I can’t stand back& watch this happen to a great American City, Minneapolis, ” the president tweeted, accusing the “very weak Radical Left Mayor, Jacob Frey, ” for social unrest that has gripped the city since the death of George Floyd in police custody on Monday.See the rest of the narrative at Business Insider

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