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Republicans formally nominate Trump for second term in office

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24-08-2020, 21:55

The Republican Party kicked off its convention on Monday, with the four day event, pared down drastically due to the coronavirus pandemic, taking place partly online, and partly offline in Charlotte, North Carolina and Washington, DC, BAKU.NEWS reports quoting Sputnik.

The Republican Party formally gathered to nominate President Donald Trump as their candidate for the November election, with delegates from states carrying out a formal roll call on Monday.

Trump secured more than the 1,276 delegates needed to win at about 12:10 pm eastern time as the roll call continued.