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Trump declines to condemn teen who killed two in Kenosha – Al Jazeera English

Trump says 17-year-old Kyle Rittenhouse ‘was trying to get away from’ protestors and ‘probably would have been killed’.

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United States President Donald Trump declined an opportunity to condemn a 17-year-old who killed two people during a protest in the wake of the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin, at a White House press conference on Monday. 
Kyle Rittenhouse fatally shot two men, Anthony Huber, 26, and Joseph Rosenbaum, 36, and wounded a third, after attending the demonstration armed with a semiautomatic rifle last Tuesday. Rittenhouse had said he had come to the city to protect businesses fr…

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