American flag at half-mast until Saturday

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The President of the United States of America, Joe Biden has ordered the American flag to remain at half-mast until sunset on Saturday, May 28, after the shootings that took place on Tuesday at Robb Primary School in Uvalde.

In a statement, he ordered that American flags be flown at half-mast in all public buildings, military posts and naval stations, and all naval vessels, at embassies, consular offices, and military and naval facilities in the U.S. and abroad.

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