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White House on lockdown after intruder jumped 'fence'

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The US Secret Service on Tuesday placed the on lockdown, as an intruder reportedly jumped the fence to enter the grounds.

Local media said the incident took place shortly after 4 p.m, Xinhua reported.

The incident took place as US President Donald Trump was hosting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the White House, it is unclear whether Erdogan was in the at the time of the intrusion.

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White House on lockdown after intruder jumped 'fence'

The US Secret Service on Tuesday placed the White House on lockdown, as an intruder reportedly jumped the fence to enter the grounds.

The US Secret Service on Tuesday placed the on lockdown, as an intruder reportedly jumped the fence to enter the grounds.

Local media said the incident took place shortly after 4 p.m, Xinhua reported.

The incident took place as US President Donald Trump was hosting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the White House, it is unclear whether Erdogan was in the at the time of the intrusion.

--IANS

ahm/

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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White House on lockdown after intruder jumped 'fence'

The US Secret Service on Tuesday placed the on lockdown, as an intruder reportedly jumped the fence to enter the grounds.

Local media said the incident took place shortly after 4 p.m, Xinhua reported.

The incident took place as US President Donald Trump was hosting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the White House, it is unclear whether Erdogan was in the at the time of the intrusion.

--IANS

ahm/

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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