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Hundreds Of Trump Supporters Gather Outside Trump Tower In NYC, Briefly Shut Down 5th Avenue


Hundreds of President Trump supporters lined up outside Trump Tower in New York City early Sunday, briefly shutting down Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue, to show support after the president’s recent coronavirus diagnosis.

Images from the scene outside Trump’s New York City home showed a caravan of supporters waving American flags and Trump 2020 signs as parked cars packed the normally busy Fifth Avenue.

Nearly 100 cars stretched from 56th Street to 59th Street, and stopped traffic along Fifth Avenue, NY1 News reporter Alyssa Paolicelli posted in a tweet.

Supporters were heard chanting and honking car horns. Some were seen not wearing masks.

The caravan cleared out around 9:45 a.m. and traffic resumed along Fifth Avenue, WPIX-TV reported.

Trump was hospitalized at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on Friday after he and first lady Melania Trump were diagnosed with COVID-19.

White House chief of staff Mark Meadows said on “Justice with Judge Jeanine” Saturday night that the president was experiencing symptoms that had his staff “real concerned” on Friday, including fever and low blood oxygen level, but that he has since improved… (Read more)

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