US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump stand in the Truman Balcony at the White House as they host the 2020 ‘Salute to America’ event. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump stand in the Truman Balcony at the White House as they host the 2020 ‘Salute to America’ event. Photo: AFP

Independence Day: Trump on July 4 attacks ‘radical left’, rails at China’s ‘secrecy deceptions’

  • US president flouts unifying message at divisive Independence Day event
  • Officials had called on Americans to avoid public gatherings on the holiday

US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump stand in the Truman Balcony at the White House as they host the 2020 ‘Salute to America’ event. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump stand in the Truman Balcony at the White House as they host the 2020 ‘Salute to America’ event. Photo: AFP
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