Thursday, May 21, 2020
President Donald Trump called for flags to fly half-staff on Memorial Day in memory of service members and lives lost due to the coronavirus.
In a tweet, the president requested all flags on federal buildings and national monuments to fly half-staff to honor men and women in the military who served the nation.
The president then added that flags will be lowered for three days in memory of the Americans who have died due to COVID-19.
....On Monday, the flags will be at half-staff in honor of the men and women in our Military who have made the Ultimate Sacrifice for our Nation.— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 21, 2020
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