Trump Vows to Deploy National Guard to Quell Portland’s ‘Beehive of Terrorists’ If Chaos Continues

Posted on July 31, 2020 7:55 am
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US President Donald Trump said he would send National Guard troops to quell chaotic protests in Portland, condemning activists there as a “beehive of terrorists,” as federal units deployed to the city prepare to withdraw.

Trump warned of a National Guard deployment during a Thursday press conference, one day after the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) struck a deal with Oregon Governor Kate Brown to phase out federal police stationed in Portland, where they’ve worked with local authorities to defend a federal courthouse and other government property.

Though the withdrawal was set to begin on Thursday, the president said National Guard

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