US election 2016: Trump rushed off stage by security

Trump being rushed off stage by security
Trump being rushed off stage by security

Republican candidate Donald Trump was briefly rushed off the stage by Secret Service agents at a rally in Reno, Nevada, in a false alarm.

A man holding a sign saying Republicans Against Trump was tackled by security agents, after shouts that he had a gun.

Mr. Trump returned to the stage at Saturday’s rally minutes later.

The Republican candidate says he is going to target states seen as Democratic strongholds ahead of Tuesday’s election.

Latest on Sunday’s campaigning

Both candidates have been making late changes to their travel schedules as falling poll numbers for Mrs Clinton in some key Democratic-leaning states present what the Trump campaign sees as new opportunities.

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SOURCE: BBC News Online

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.