The firing incident occurred outside the White Haas during a daily briefing in the US on Monday. President Donald Trump was addressing the press conference at the time of this firing. President Trump himself informed the journalists about the incident. It is being told that the situation is under control. The Secret Service officials immediately took action as soon as they got information about the incident.
According to CNN, the President was evacuated from the briefing room as soon as the firing was known, but he returned shortly after and resumed the briefing, saying the situation was under control. The President thanked the Secret Service and said that he did a very good job.
President Trump said, “There was firing outside the White House, now the situation is under control.” I would like to thank the Secret Service employees (USSS) for their quick and effective work. Somebody has been taken to the hospital. Explain that in the action taken by the Secret Service, the person firing has been shot and has been admitted to the hospital.
The President was asked in the briefing whether he was troubled by this incident … In response, he said, “Do I look troubled? The world has always been a dangerous place, this is not the first time it has happened.” On the question of being safe, he said that he felt completely safe.