Trump joins condemnation of New Zealand mosque shooting – live

Sarah Sanders says the US ‘strongly condemns’ attack as president tweets his ‘warmest sympathy and best wishes’

2.11pm GMT

Rep. Ilhan Omar says the Muslim community “must not live in fear” after the deadly New Zealand mosque shooting.

“I will be at Jumu’ah today and I hope others will too,” she tweeted, using an Arabic term for mosque.

Inna lilahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un. This is chilling news to wake up to. In the face of this horror, I’m mourning with, and holding our community extra close today.

We must not live in fear. I will be at Jumu’ah today and I hope others will too. Jummah Mubarak.

2.06pm GMT

Donald Trump has posted a new Twitter tirade attacking special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation.

He said the special counsel “should never have been appointed and there should be no Mueller Report.”

So, if there was knowingly & acknowledged to be “zero” crime when the Special Counsel was appointed, and if the appointment was made based on the Fake Dossier (paid for by Crooked Hillary) and now disgraced Andrew McCabe (he & all stated no crime), then the Special Counsel…….

….should never have been appointed and there should be no Mueller Report. This was an illegal & conflicted investigation in search of a crime. Russian Collusion was nothing more than an excuse by the Democrats for losing an Election that they thought they were going to win…..

…..THIS SHOULD NEVER HAPPEN TO A PRESIDENT AGAIN!

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Source: The Guardian
Trump joins condemnation of New Zealand mosque shooting – live