Fallout after foiled anti-government kidnapping plot in 2 states l GMA
The militias allegedly discussed abducting Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam in addition to Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.
Protesters gathered in Baghdad's Tahrir Square on Sunday to mark one year since their movement against a corrupt ruling class they say has failed to meet their demands.
It was the most significant turnout in months, after systemic violence, disillusionment and the coronavirus pandemic brought the demonstrations to a halt earlier this year.
Al Jazeera's Simona Foltyn reports from Baghdad, Iraq. Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer is calling President Trump "complicit" in encouraging extremists who take his words as a "rallying cry" after a kidnapping plot against her was thwarted by law enforcement. Clint Watts and Ben Rhodes to discuss the impact of the president's language and political rhetoric. Aired on 10/09/2020. Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slammed President Trump in response to a kidnapping plot against her. Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said "there is no imminent danger to me or my family," after an FBI agent testified that members of anti-government paramilitary groups discussed kidnapping him.