Fourth of July: Trump vows to defeat 'radical left' while virus soars

Fourth of July: Trump vows to defeat 'radical left' while virus soars

Fourth of July: Trump vows to defeat 'radical left' while virus soars

Trump also defended his administration's pandemic response, pinning the blame for the virus on China.

Protesters raise their fists during a small rally against racism in the USA next to the Washington Memorial in Washington, DC, on July 4, 2020, ahead of the Independence Day celebrations.

"We should all want the same thing", Trump said.

The US President also attended the 4 July American Independence Day celebrations in South Dakota. "Their goal is demolition".

He spoke from the White House lawn, flanked by his wife Melania, to a crowd that included U.S. soldiers and frontline medical staff. If accelerated, it could be even less than that, but by a couple of months.

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But for three days in a row, starting on July 1, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has counted at least 50,000 new confirmed COVID-19 cases daily, a grim record in the United States. Florida, where the outbreak is especially acute, saw 11,458 new cases.

His comments were followed by a military flyover involving various aircraft, including B-52 bombers and F-35 fighter jets.

Millions of Americans have been demonstrating against police brutality and racial inequality since the May killing of George Floyd, a 46-year-old Black man who died after a white Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck for almost nine minutes.

NBC4 Washington said hundreds of protesters marched from Black Lives Matter Plaza to the National Mall on Saturday and riot police were confronting the protesters on the National Mall.

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In his speech, Trump said China's secrecy, deceptions, and cover-ups allowed it to spread all over the world.

Trump claimed without evidence that 99% of coronavirus cases in the United States were "totally harmless".

Popular beaches on both coasts - normally packed on July 4th - were closed as California and Florida suffer alarming surges in COVID-19 infections, and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti warned citizens to "assume everyone around you is infectious".

While replying to PM Modi's wishes, Trump tweeted, "Thank you my friend".

Fireworks displays are typically a high point of the holiday, but an estimated 80 percent of the events, including in cities like Indianapolis, Atlanta and Nashville, have been canceled this year.

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New York City usually holds an hour-long extravaganza, but this year it was replaced by five-minute displays through the week, organised by Macy's department store, with a final televised one on Saturday - all at undisclosed locations.

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