26 Sep 2017

Trump under fire over NFL and Puerto Rico

Washington Correspondent

Even by Donald Trump’s standards, it’s been quite a start to the week. His attacks on sportsmen who have knelt in protest during the national anthem have continued, drawing criticism that he has neglected the struggles of three million US citizens in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria. Today he announced he’ll visit there on Tuesday. The President has also been accused by North Korea of “declaring war”, and his latest healthcare repeal bill is in trouble.