: :inin Kyiv (EET)

World leaders condemn ‘assault on democracy’

World leaders and governments have expressed shock and outrage at the storming of the US Capitol in Washington by supporters of President Donald Trump.German Chancellor Angela Merkel said yesterday that she was “furious and saddened” by the events, and said that Trump shared blame for the unrest.“I deeply regret that President Trump has not conceded his defeat, since November and again yesterday,” she said.British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Twitter condemned the “disgraceful scenes in US Congress”.“The United States stands for democracy around the world and it is now vital that there should be a peaceful and orderly transfer of …read more

Source:: Gulf times