'Illegal': mayor says Trump cannot disband Seattle's 'autonomous zone'

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Published on June 29, 2020 - Duration: 01:35s

'Illegal': mayor says Trump cannot disband Seattle's 'autonomous zone'

Seattle's mayor has defended the Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone, or 'Chaz', a space over several blocks transformed into a community without police which Donald Trump has threatened to disband.

In a tweet, Donald Trump described the protesters as 'domestic terrorists', In another tweet addressing the Seattle mayor, Jenny Durkan, and the Washington governor, Jay Inslee, he told them to 'take back your city NOW… If you don’t do it, I will.'


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