Media: protesters outside the White House burned the US flag after the speech, trump

Protesters at the White House in Washington burned an American flag after the speech of the President of Donald trump's speech on the occasion of US independence Day, according to NBC.

The protesters, according to TV channel, during the incident, shouted slogans against "slavery, genocide and war" and "America was never great."

It is noted that on a scene there arrived employees of law enforcement bodies.

During his speech on Saturday, trump said that the US defeated the Nazis and the Communists, and soon will win and the left. He noted that he would not allow "the angry mob to overthrow our statues to erase our history, to indoctrination of our children and violate our principles."

Earlier, the cities of the US, a wave of protests and unrest after the death in Minneapolis at the hands of police of African-American George Floyd. In the Internet appeared the video, which police put the handcuffs Floyd, knocked him down and piled the three of us, and one of them was African-American with a knee on the neck. Floyd on video several times says that he can not breathe, then fades. One police officer was charged with murder, three others of aiding and abetting the murder.

Across the United States amid protests began a spontaneous demolition of the monuments of the southerners during the Civil war. It also touched upon the statues of the discoverer of America Christopher Columbus, whose left-wing activists accused of genocide of the indigenous population of America.