Melania Trump, Trudeau Among Those With Messages to Capital Gazette After ‘Brutal & Senseless Attack’


First Lady Melania Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau were among those responding with messages of support after the deadly shooting at Annapolis, MD’s Capital Gazette Thursday, after at five people were gunned down while at work that afternoon.

“Today’s violence at the Capital Gazette was tragic & evil,” Melania tweeted, offering “thoughts & prayers” for those affected.

Trudeau praised reporters as guardians of democracy, putting themselves in jeopardy at times to carry out their work.

“Today’s attack in Annapolis is devastating,” he tweeted. “Our hearts go out to all the victims & their families.”

President Donald Trump and Press Secretary Sarah Sanders also tweeted remarks following the massacre, being joined by numerous politicians throughout the country.

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