Democratic nominee Joe Biden accuses Donald Trump of “stoking violence” after Portland shooting

Lashing out at the US President Donald Trump, Democratic nominee Joe Biden laid the blame behind recent outbreaks of violence in American cities on the Republican leader, accusing him of “stoking violence”.

With accusations that Trump is encouraging a breakdown in law and order, his Democratic rival even declared Trump “a toxic presence.”

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Portland Shooting

A man was killed Saturday in Portland, Ore., amid unrest that rocked the city after a caravan of Trump supporters clashed with left-wing protesters.

The killing in Portland closely follows deadly violence in Kenosha, Wis., last week.