One of Donald Trump’s closest advisers has warned a bloody civil war would erupt if the US President was impeached. Roger Stone, a former Trump campaign advisor who still counsels the President says if Congress impeaches Donald Trump, there will be all-out war in the U.S.
Stone served as an advisor to the 2016 presidential campaign of Donald Trump. During the course of the 2016 campaign, Stone was banned from appearing on CNN and MSNBC after making a series of offensive Twitter posts disparaging other television personalities. Stone specifically referred to a CNN commentator as an “Entitled Diva Bitch” and imagined her “killing herself”, and called another CNN personality a “stupid negro” and a “fat negro”
He goes on to say “both sides” are heavily armed and bloodshed would be inevitable.
“Try to impeach him. Just try it. You will have a spasm of violence –an insurrection– in this country like you have never seen before… Both sides are heavily armed, my friend.”
“This is not 1974,People will not stand for the impeachment of President Trump. Any politician who votes for it would be endangering their own life.” told TMZ when they caught up with him at Los Angeles International Airport
You can see the interview below.
Talk of impeachment has endured throughout Mr Trump’s presidency amid allegations of collusion between Russia and the billionaire Republican’s election campaign.Some members of Congress, are already pushing hard for articles of impeachment.