6/3, 5:47 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Trump tells Cuomo to let federal govt forces into NY

United States President Donald Trump commented on protests in New York, slamming Governor Andrew Cuomo for not allowing federal law enforcement and the military to enter New York state and regulate the riots.

Trump quoted Fox News which described the situation in New York as "chaos, lawlessness, and destruction," as looting was reported despite peaceful protests. The president went on to say: "hen will Governor Cuomo call the Federal Government for help?"

The comments come amid new riots in New York City which saw protesters surrounded by law enforcement from both sides of Manhattan Bridge and sporadic clashes between police and demonstrators in Chelsea. Earlier, Trump told governors to use the National Guard to regulate protests.

Breaking the News / VP