Donald Trump criticises London Mayor Sadiq Khan's 'pathetic' response to terror attack

06 Juin, 2017, 11:52 | Author: Claudine Rigal

Trump mocked Khan's comment on Sunday, suggesting in a tweet that the mayor was downplaying the attacks.

US President Donald Trump has again lashed out at London Mayor Sadiq Khan over his assurances to Londoners following Saturday's terror attack.

'Police services have become much more efficient, ' she said, adding: 'In the face of this changing threat, I will be seeking for London and for policing generally more resourcing'. "You've got to be prepared for these things, you've got to be vigilant". "Work is ongoing to understand more about them, their connections and whether they were assisted or supported by anyone else". "He is wrong about his travel ban on Muslims, and he is wrong about many other things". "We are not going to let Donald Trump divide our communities", Khan told the BBC.

"What would Donald Trump have to say for you to criticize him publicly?" a reporter asked, addressing the issue more directly.

Khan called him a "buffoon" in December of 2015.

Trump's tweet renewed his mischaracterization of Khan's statement to London residents following the attack that left seven people dead and dozens injured. "No reason to be alarmed", was the full statement.

A row erupted between as Mr Trump mocked the Mayor of London for saying there was "no reason to be alarmed" by the additional police presence on the capital's streets following the attack. "[Mainsteam media] is working hard to sell it!" the commander-in-chief tweeted at 9:49 a.m.

Theresa May praised Mr Khan for his handling of the attack. I think the media wants to spin it that way.

Burnley's Kevin Long makes Ireland debut in 3-1 defeat to Mexico
Gimenez beat the on rushing Darren Randolph to the ball and looped Carlos Sanchez's long free kick into the bottom left corner. And Vela added a goal of his own after some lovely buildup play allowed him to walk it in.


Trump believes climate is changing, says Nikki Haley
We're going to continue encouraging other countries to do what they think is in the best interests of them. File image of American ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley .


Macron Explains Tense Handshake With Trump, Calls It 'Moment Of Truth'
Trump is left to awkwardly smile until Macron has finished greeting the other politicians. Donald Trump's weird pseudo-alpha handshake is common knowledge by now.


"The point is, there is a reason to be alarmed".

He argues the measure is needed to prevent attacks in the USA, but critics say the policy is discriminatory and has little national security justification.

Khan had made the comment about not being alarmed in a Sunday morning statement about heightened police activity. May said the vote would take place as scheduled Thursday because "violence can never be allowed to disrupt the democratic process".

However, although Trump announced on January 19 he had picked Woody Johnson, the owner of the New York Jets, to be the ambassador to the UK, Johnson has yet to be formally nominated to the Senate for confirmation.

Trump responded on a British television show, saying he would "remember" Khan's words.

Trump and Khan have traded criticism since before the real estate mogul was elected United States president.

Trump's criticism of the mayor revived a spat with Khan from the 2016 campaign, when Khan responded to questions about candidate Trump's proposed ban on Muslim visitors to the United States.

Conseillé:

  • AO World shares sink after warns of significant United Kingdom  slowdown

    AO World shares sink after warns of significant United Kingdom slowdown

    Mr Caunce said the group's focus on customer service had also helped the firm "gain market share in our categories and countries, notwithstanding the challenging trading environment in the UK".

    HTC Vive VR gaming arrives on Mac OS computers

    That means that eGPU setups featuring units like the Akitio Node , will officially support AMD's popular RX 580 GPU. Apple has announced that SteamVR will now be available in beta form on its Mac computers.
    Kevin Durant's menacing defense leads the way for Warriors

    Kevin Durant's menacing defense leads the way for Warriors

    The song was apparently good enough to be considered for inclusion in Durant's 2012 film, Thunderstruck . The two superstars reportedly collaborated on a hip-hop track during the lockout in 2011.
  • The 5 Most Important Announcements Apple Made at WWDC 2017

    It will block videos that start playing automatically, for instance, and can also prevent ads from following and profiling users. So far, the service has limited payments to purchases of products and services from companies and other organizations.
    Augmented reality coming to iPhones, iPads

    Augmented reality coming to iPhones, iPads

    Apple says the machine is fast enough for real-time 3D rendering, code compiling and designing virtual reality content. It is a very early version of the company's next-generation mobile software, and there are going to be tons of bugs.

    SLM Corp (SLM) Upgraded to "Buy" by ValuEngine

    Columbia Partners L L C Investment Management acquired a new position in SLM Corp during the first quarter worth about $1,350,000. According to analysts SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM)'s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.16 and can go high up to $0.18.
  • One Love Manchester Benefit Concert Raises £2million

    To the families, we love you so much". "We were there in Manchester (arena) as well, I was hit". It's probably one of the most handsome renditions of the song you'll hear. "In tears.

    Apple releases New Products and Services at WWDC 2017

    Confirming prior rumors , Tim Cook announced today that Amazon Prime Video would be coming to the Apple TV later this year. For starters, you can speak to it in English and it will translate that to Chinese, French, German, Italian or Spanish.
    Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert gets under way

    Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert gets under way

    Over 100 people were also injured in the attack prompted by 22-year-old British Muslim extremist Salman Abedi. Officials say security was bolstered for the concert.
  • CORBYN: Theresa May should resign as prime minister over police cuts

    CORBYN: Theresa May should resign as prime minister over police cuts

    Later she defended her record saying she had protected the number of counter-terror police officers. Overall, we have made progress on this.
    'A big box of crazy': Trump aides struggle under climate change questioning

    'A big box of crazy': Trump aides struggle under climate change questioning

    But President Trump doesn't believe in climate change, because it's complicated and he doesn't see the immediate benefit to him.

    Apple announces iOS11 and other tech features at WWDC

    It has been tested by some Apple employees in their homes for upwards of a year, according to people familiar with the matter. Sonos - the market leader for wireless multi-room audio - was noted for offering speakers that lack any "smart" capabilities.


Populaire

Apple's top new iOS 11 features
Microsoft also has announced its own speaker with Samsung's Harman business; it will use Microsoft's Cortana digital assistant. With thumping music and slick video, Apple showed off its latest invention for the masses - a new smart speaker .

Finale du Top 14: Clermont brise la malédiction face à Toulon
Un essai qui a récompensé l'entame pleine de tonus de Clermont et son style flamboyant déployé tout au long de la saison. Sur la place de Jaude, les supporters pourront enfin revoir les héros d'un soir et le tant convoité Bouclier de Brennus.

IOS 11 for iPad makes it finally, finally fit for productivity
Additionally, Siri will be able to chime in by answering follow-up questions, and offer multiple results to queries. Apple has just announced their new all-in-one desktop, the iMac Pro, and boy does it have some hefty specs.

12-Year-Old Fla. Girl Last Seen 5 Days Ago
The deceased body of a missing 12-year-old girl was found near Interstate 10, the Escambia County Sheriff's Office said. However, Morgan declined to disclose how many suspects are involved in their ongoing investigation, according to Al.com.

Al Franken: I Don't Think Trump Ordered Comey to Quash Russia Probe
Some legal experts say Trump likely undermined those arguments because he's discussed the conversations in tweets and interviews. Comey is no longer employed by the Trump Administration", the lawmakers' letter to White House general counsel Don McGahn read.

Russia: no alarm for oil, gas industry after Qatar diplomatic row
Qatar is also the home to global airline Qatar Airways , which has services direct into Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney. Saudi Arabia and three Arab countries severed ties to Qatar on Monday, June 5, 2017 and moved to cut off land, s.

Brexit in The GCC! What Does 'Severing Ties' With Qatar Actually Mean?
Central Command's regional headquarters, and hosts a key air base for the U.S. -led coalition against the Islamic State. Qatar has for some time considered itself a "mediator" for some of the Middle East's most enduring disputes.

Stephen Colbert calls out President Trump's 'travel ban' tweets
Jadwat concluded with what amounted to, more or less, the mirror image of the concern Conway expressed about Trump's tweets . It also exempted green card holders and people with valid visas from the travel pause, but was still blocked in courts.

Venus Williams exits French Open after Bacsinszky defeat
Martic is ranked 290th but she took just 49 minutes to beat the Latvian and match her best performance at a Grand Slam tournament. Mladenovic could have company in the quarterfinals, though: Frenchwoman Caroline Garcia plays her fourth-round match Monday.

Apple Shows Off iOS 11
Apple has gone ahead and updated all of its new laptops and desktops to Intel's latest generation of Kaby Lake processors. It's clear that Apple has poured their energy into creating a high-quality experience that matches users' high standards.