Washington [US], December 3: Former US President Donald Trump on December 2 called on his supporters to "enter" Philadelphia and two other cities run by Democrats to "protect the vote" in 2024.
Speaking at a campaign event in Iowa on December 2, Mr. Trump said it was important to carefully review the voting in battleground states that could potentially decide the 2024 general election. He shows the largest cities in the states of Michigan, Pennsylvania and Georgia.
"So the most important part of what's going to happen is protecting the vote. And you should go into Detroit, you should go into Philadelphia and you should go into this place, Atlanta," Mr. Trump said . demonstration in the Ankeny suburb of Des Moines, Iowa. The city of Detroit is in the state of Michigan, the city of Philadelphia is in the state of Pennsylvania and the city of Atlanta is the capital of the state of Georgia.
Former President Trump did not specify who he would ask to "enter" the above cities. When asked to clarify this call, an assistant to Mr. Trump's election campaign said the former president The president is referring to poll watchers and volunteers whose goal is to ensure a safe election.
The above call foretells that the US presidential election in November 2024 will likely be a controversial election, according to Reuters.
Despite failing in dozens of lawsuits to challenge the results of the 2020 presidential election, Mr. Trump continues to claim, without providing evidence, that he lost to US President Joe Biden due to fraud.
Recent polls show that Mr. Trump is still leading in the race to become the Republican presidential candidate for the 2024 election, according to Reuters.
Meanwhile, in a recent interview with NBC Radio, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis pledged to win the Republican primary election starting in Iowa on January 15, 2024. Mr. DeSantis has poured resources into this state to compete with Mr. Trump and candidate Nikki Haley .
Source: Thanh Nien Newspaper