U.S. allies and their enemies are suddenly seen again and calling for peace in Washington, DC, Wednesday as a violent mob of President Donald Trump’s audience believes the election has been rigged. seized the Capitol house.
Terrorists loyal to Trump, along with others from the right-wing extremist groups, rushed to the police station and stormed into the Capitol, disrupting the process of securing the victory of President Joe Biden.
As lawlessness and violence within Congress began to be felt around the world, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas he wrote that “the enemies of democracy will be happy to see disloyal images from # WashingtonWork.” He also asked Trump to approve his decision.
“Insulting words turn violent – on the Reichstag route, and now on #Capitol,” added Maas. Disrespect for democratic institutions is dangerous. “
In London, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson called the incident “disgraceful”
“The United States represents democracy in the world and it is now important for peace and order,” he said.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said his people were “deeply disturbed and frustrated by the uprising against democracy in the United States.”
“Violence will not succeed in seeking the will of the people,” Trudeau said. “Democracy in the US needs to be promoted – and it will happen.”
In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, who has had strong anti-Trump rhetoric for criticizing the President over the security alliance, said the violence was “dangerous” – words that encouraged him to consider similar statements made by him during the crisis in Eastern Europe. Middle East, and elsewhere.
“The results of a democratic election should be respected,” Stoltenberg said he wrote.
Other foreign leaders and leaders have also been burdened, including the President of the European Commission:
Spanish Prime Minister:
The Prime Minister of Australia:
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Carl Bildt, a former Swedish Prime Minister and current chair of the European Council on Foreign Relations, wrote that the violence and arrests of Capitol were “indications of the theft of democracy.”
He posted in his message a picture of a laughing man wearing a Trump beanie and carrying a lectern that had the speaker’s stamp on the House of Representatives.
The images of violence were a shock to those for whom the US has become a model for freedom and democracy.
Two Eastern European officials told BuzzFeed News that the incident was a reminder of what happened in eastern Ukraine in 2014, when Russian-backed separatists seized government buildings after the overthrow of Moscow’s president. He also compared it to what happened in Kyrgyzstan in October, when supporters of opposition parties entered parliament after a seemingly fraudulent election.
The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because their countries relied on US aid.
One of them said that he would “never think it would happen in the United States.”
“I’m crazy,” the official added.
Turkey, the NATO nation that met its demands in 2016, advocated for a calm and credible solution. “We urge all parties in the US to exercise restraint and vigilance,” the Foreign Ministry said. words. “We are confident that the US will address the political crisis in a positive way.”
The ministry also advised Turkish citizens of the U.S. to avoid overcrowded areas and areas where protests take place.
Venezuela, which promotes Trump’s trumpet on socialist threats, has also issued a statement claiming to be concerned about the violence in the US, which it says Venezuela’s elections are free of charge. “Venezuela condemns the political and violent events that are taking place, which need to be reflected in the serious problems facing US politicians and financial institutions at the moment,” he read in a statement. “With this tragic event, the United States is suffering the same fate it has inflicted on other countries with its brutal policies.”
In the evening after the fall of Washington, DC, Trump, Trump posted a one-minute video on Twitter urging the group he had encouraged to stand up – but not before he falsely claims to have defeated Biden by the “electoral collapse.”