WASHINGTON, 11 Dec — RIA Novosti, Alexei Bogdanovsky. In Portland (Oregon) protests against the election of Donald trump for President of the United States turned into riots, reported to city police.
“Protesters armed with stones from the construction site. The police tells the crowd that it is now unlawful Assembly”, — stated in the message of law enforcement agencies in a verified Twitter account.
Portland police have declared the protest a riot #Portland #pdx #oregon #trump pic.twitter.com/pw5TMKdTjJ
— William Gagan (@WillyFoReal) November 11, 2016
Thousands of protesters move through the streets of downtown Portland. https://t.co/RbLdL1Dyns pic.twitter.com/Yw66vkePPA
— OPB (@OPB) November 11, 2016
The police also advised the crowd to disperse, and passers-by to avoid the area of the protests.
About the victims and detainees of the message has not been received.
Police in Portland, Oregon, say they’ve received “reports of attacks on drivers” as the anti-Trump protest turns violent https://t.co/KZJYqhN8ia pic.twitter.com/PGA3pyhMhP
— ABC News (@ABC) November 11, 2016
After the announcement of the results of the presidential elections in several American cities held protests against Donald trump. The Republican called the actions of the protesters “unfair”. In his opinion, took to the streets, “professional protesters, spurred on by the media.”