US News: "disrespectful": stir around a Saudi golf tournament at Donald Trump

Assault of the Capitol: Donald Trump "paved the way for disorder", according to the

 Assault of the Capitol: Donald Trump © Getty Images commission via AFP The last public hearing of the parliamentary commission of inquiry on the attack on the Capitol, Thursday July 21, 2022 . Ex-president Donald Trump opened the valves "to disorder and corruption" and must be held as legally responsible for the attack of January 6, 2021, said the president of the commission of inquiry on Thursday On the assault against the Capitol. He completes a series of public presentations of the work of his committee.

Des membres de l'association 9/11 Justice brandissent des photos de leurs proches décédés dans les attentats du 11-Septembre, devant le club de golf de Donald Trump à Bedminster dans le New Jersey, le 29 juillet 2022 © Timothy A. Clary of the members of the 9/11 justice association brandish photos of their relatives who died in the attacks of September 11, In front of the Golf Club of Donald Trump in Bedminster in New Jersey, on July 29, 2022

"disrespectful", "injuring": for Brett Eagleson, the outfit, a few kilometers from the place where terrorists killed his father on September 11 2001, from a golf tournament financially supported by Saudi Arabia in the private club of ex-president Donald Trump, is an affront.

"It is extremely disrespectful, injuring and painful," Eagleson, who came to demonstrate to AFP Friday with other close to victims and survivors of the World Trade Center attacks in front of the National Golf Club of Bedminster Golf Club , in New Jersey, which hosts a Dissident Liv Golf competition for three days.

Donald Trump must be held responsible for assaulting the Capitol, according to the chairman of the commission of inquiry

 Donald Trump must be held responsible for assaulting the Capitol, according to the chairman of the commission of inquiry © Copyright 2022, the Obs Donald Trump opened the valves "with disorder and corruption" and must be Lied as legally responsible for the attack on January 6, 2021, said the president of the parliamentary inquiry on the assault against the Capitol on Thursday. Watch extracts from his speech on this video: The viewing of this video is likely to lead to a deposit of cookies from the operator of the video platform to which you will be directed.

Une membre de l'association 9/11 Justice manifeste devant le club de golf de Donald Trump, à Bedminster dans le New Jersey, le 29 juillet 2022 © Timothy A. Clary A member of the 9/11 justice association demonstrated in front of the Golf Club of Donald Trump, in Bedminster in New Jersey, on July 29, 2022

Brett Eagleson, who was 15 years old when his father is Died under the rubble of the twin towers on September 11, is the head of an association of families of victims, baptized 9/11 justice, holding Saudi Arabia for accomplice of the attacks.

Fifteen of the 19 air pirates were Saudi nationals, in addition to the Al-Qaeda chief, Osama bin Laden, who orchestrated the attacks. A note from the FBI released last year also hinted a potential involvement of the Saudi government, even if Riyadh denies these accusations.

Another LIV event will take place in a club in Donald Trump-in Dural, Florida, from October 27 to 30-while the former president had himself estimated during the 2016 presidential campaign, without proof , that Saudi Arabia was partly responsible for the attacks.

Donald Trump back in Washington for the first time since his departure from the White House

 Donald Trump back in Washington for the first time since his departure from the White House © AFP - Chandan Khanna The former American president Donald Trump, here at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando , in Florida, February 26, 2022. This is the first time that he returned to Washington since he left the White House on January 20 last year. Donald Trump is back this Tuesday, July 26, in the federal capital. He must express himself during an event from the America First Policy Institute.

Now, "he chooses to welcome the kingdom on his field, a stone's throw from the place where 750 people were killed," exclaims Mr. Eagleson in reference to the number of inhabitants of New Jersey Died in the September 11 attacks.

"It's completely annoying", he continues.

Partly funded by the Saudi public investment fund led by the ex-world world Greg Norman, the LIV Golf circuit tries to attract the big names of the juicy contract which can reach several hundred million of dollars.

Several human rights associations have criticized the new circuit, which, according to them, only exists to restore the international coat of arms of Saudi Arabia, a maneuver known as "Sportswashing".

Golf passionate, Donald Trump turned out to be a fervent defender of Liv, urging players to "take the money", and signed with the circuit.

The Republican himself played on Thursday in Bedminster in a format combining professionals and amateurs, alongside two champions recruited by Liv, Bryson Dechambeau and Dustin Johnson.

United States. Back in Washington, Trump plays with the idea of ​​representing himself in 2024

 United States. Back in Washington, Trump plays with the idea of ​​representing himself in 2024 © AFP Donald Trump promised "details" on a possible candidacy in the coming weeks. Back in Washington, Donald Trump delivered this Tuesday, July 26, 2022 a speech worthy of a campaign candidate, ostensibly flirting with the idea of ​​running for a new mandate. Donald Trump , back to Washington for the first time since his tumultuous departure from the White House, delivered a speech worthy of a campaign candidate on Tuesday, ostensibly flirting with the idea of ​​running for a new mandate.

- Money before morality -

for Brett Eagleson, Donald Trump's commitment to LIV will cost him politically, when the 76 -year -old billionaire flirts openly with the idea of ​​representing himself in 2024.

" Some of our greatest activists vis-à-vis September 11 come from New York firefighters and police. And they were among the biggest supporters of Trump. Well, it's over, "said launched the 36 -year -old man.

The organizers of the LIV tournament have already presented their sincere condolences to the families of victims ".

But for Tim Frolich, survivor of the attacks, the tournament has reopened old injuries.

"I had a hard time sleeping last night, because of anger," details the fifties to AFP while photos of victims are brandished by their loved ones, who wear t-shirts "never forget ".

The father of Mr. Eagleson, Bruce, was at a meeting on the 17th floor of the South Tower when the terrorists crashed the flight 175 on the skyscraper. He was 53 years old.

Bruce Eagleson was a big golf fan and his favorite player was Phil Mickelson, among the first stars of the profession to have agreed to join the Liv circuit.

"I don't know how he can look at himself in the ice", castigates Brett Eagleson. "He literally chose to place money above all moral sense."

Other events are planned for the next events on the Liv circuit in Boston, Chicago and Miami.

"We are here to stay," warns Mr. Eagleson.

pdh/dax/vgr

Faced with the rise of radicalism, Donald Trump suggests "to abolish" the American Ministry of Education .
© Reuters/Go Nakamura Donald Trump took the floor on Saturday at the Dallas conservative political action conference to denounce The current educational policy, arguing that the school system pushes children to radicalization by teaching "inappropriate" things. During his speech on Saturday at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Dallas, Texas, Donald Trump called for the abolition of the United States Ministry of Education, reports The Independent .

See also