HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » Latest Breaking News (Forum) » Maryland shooting: Trump ...

Fri Jun 29, 2018, 10:07 AM

Maryland shooting: Trump ducks questions over Capital Gazette killings, as president's .... [View all]

Source: The Independent

on journalists come into focus.


Donald Trump ignored questions about the killing of five people at a newspaper in Maryland, walking silently past reporters at the White House as they asked him for "any words about the dead".

The president did not respond when asked for "any words of condolence" for families of the victims of the shooting at the Capital Gazette's offices in Annapolis on Thursday.

Police said a man with a grudge against the local paper had opened fire using a shotgun in a "targeted attack" which killed four journalists and a sales assistant.

Five victims of Capital Gazette newspaper shooting namedJarrod Ramos, 38, lost a defamation lawsuit against the paper in 2012 after it reported his campaign of harassment against a woman he went to school with.

Read more: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/maryland-shooting-trump-reaction-video-questions-capital-gazette-fake-news-journalists-killed-a8422451.html




6 replies, 1447 views

Reply to this thread

Back to top Alert abuse

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 6 replies Author Time Post
Reply Maryland shooting: Trump ducks questions over Capital Gazette killings, as president's .... [View all]
Botany Jun 2018 OP
truthisfreedom Jun 2018 #1
Achilleaze Jun 2018 #2
yallerdawg Jun 2018 #3
mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2018 #4
oberliner Jun 2018 #5
bucolic_frolic Jun 2018 #6