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USA: Trump calls for Muslims to be banned from entering US01:34

USA: Trump calls for Muslims to be banned from entering US

United States, Mount Pleasant
December 8, 2015 at 05:32 GMT +00:00 · Published

Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump received a mixed response from the audience at his latest South Carolina rally in Mount Pleasant on Monday. Brandishing all Muslims as "jihad" he said "Donald J Trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States." The remarks have been critisised by both Republican and Democrat candidates.

Protesters tried to disrupt his speech however were outnumbered by Trump supporters who stood from their seats and chanted "USA, USA, USA!"

"We are out of control. We have no idea who is coming into our country. We have no idea on whether they love us or hate us. We have no idea on whether they want to bomb us" Trump said.

The latest polls on the Republican presidential election candidates show Trump far ahead of his competitors with 36 percent of the vote, double Trump's first rival Marco Rubio, who has 18 percent. In third place is Ben Carson with 15 percent, while former Florida Governor Jeb Bush is ranked fifth with 8.9 percent.

USA: Trump calls for Muslims to be banned from entering US01:34
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Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump received a mixed response from the audience at his latest South Carolina rally in Mount Pleasant on Monday. Brandishing all Muslims as "jihad" he said "Donald J Trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States." The remarks have been critisised by both Republican and Democrat candidates.

Protesters tried to disrupt his speech however were outnumbered by Trump supporters who stood from their seats and chanted "USA, USA, USA!"

"We are out of control. We have no idea who is coming into our country. We have no idea on whether they love us or hate us. We have no idea on whether they want to bomb us" Trump said.

The latest polls on the Republican presidential election candidates show Trump far ahead of his competitors with 36 percent of the vote, double Trump's first rival Marco Rubio, who has 18 percent. In third place is Ben Carson with 15 percent, while former Florida Governor Jeb Bush is ranked fifth with 8.9 percent.

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