Million MAGA March: Protesters gather for pro-Trump rallies

Publishedduration9 minutes agoRelated Topics

  • US election 2020

image copyrightEPAimage captionGathering demonstrators cheered as a motorcade carrying President Trump passed as it left the White House on Saturday

Supporters of President Donald Trump are set to rally in Washington DC to back his unsubstantiated claims of voter fraud in the US election.

Far-right and anti-government groups including the Proud Boys, Oath Keepers and QAnon have indicated they will attend, amid heightened tensions over the 3 November election result.

Mr Trump drove past in a motorcade before the official start. The rally is expected to be met by counter-protests.

Joe Biden won the 3 November election.

On Saturday, he solidified his victory with a projected win in the state of Georgina – making him the first Democratic candidate to take the state since 1992.

He now has 306 votes in the electoral college – the system the US uses to choose its president – which far exceeds the 270 threshold to win.

  • US Election results in full
  • The 'dead voters' who are still alive
  • Biden has won: What happens now?
  • How will this endless US election end?

However, Mr Trump has so far refused to concede. He has launched a flurry of legal challenges in key states and made unsubstantiated allegations of widespread electoral fraud – but his efforts have so far been unsuccessful.