Donald Trump denounces Confederate statue removal

US President Donald Trump has criticised the removal of statues of Confederate civil war figures, saying American culture is being ‘ripped apart’.

    US President Donald Trump has criticised the removal of statues of Confederate civil war figures, saying American culture is being ‘ripped apart’.

    His latest comments drew immediate condemnation from activists and politicians, including from his own party.

    Al Jazeera’s Gabriel Elizondo reports from Bedminster, New Jersey.


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