praised protesters’ “passion” after a new night of demonstrations
against his election victory that included rioting in Portland, Oregon.
the fact that the small groups of protesters last night have passion
for our great country,” he tweeted. “We will all come together and be
He had previously blamed the unrest on “professional protesters”.
Mr Trump is in New York, believed to be discussing his future cabinet.
“Busy day planned in New York,” he tweeted. “Will soon be making some
very important decisions on the people who will be running our
Campaign officials could be seen arriving at Trump
Tower on Friday morning, where the future president is believed to be
The Republican is due to be inaugurated on 20 January,
taking over the White House from Democrat Barack Obama, who served two