The speaker of the house of representatives Nancy Pelosi broke it trump «the state of Affairs in the country»

Shortly after the speaker of the house of representatives Nancy Pelosi ripped my copy of the speech of the President of the United States Donald trump’s «the state of Affairs in the country». The official account of the White house on Twitter has already reacted to this incident.

When trump finished his speech, Pelosi standing behind him, ripped his copy of the «state» in half.

WATCH: Nancy Pelosi rips up a copy of President Trump’s #SOTU right after he finishes his address.

— CBS News (@CBSNews) February 5, 2020

The speaker noted that, «in comparison with other options, it was still quite polite».

The White house said in response that such an act was not directed against trump, but against the Americans, which the President mentioned in the speech.

«Speaker Pelosi just broke: one of our last survivors of the «Tuskegee airmen» (approx. — the informal name of a group of military airmen-blacks who fought in the Second world war); the surviving child, born on the 21st week; the reunion of a soldier with his family. This is her legacy,» reads a tweet from the White house.

Before the speech trump refused to shake Pelosi’s hand. The speaker, in turn, simply said: «Members of Congress, the President of the United States» instead of by tradition to add: «I have the honour to present the President of the United States.»

In social networks, some have criticized the speech of trump, while others called Pelosi’s actions disrespectful.

The moment when Pelosi breaks it is likely to become a new meme. On the website already have a picture of the incident that are ready to share on social networks.