The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.
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- MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN! [1000 EST]
- Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone in the path of California’s wildfires. I encourage everyone to heed the advice and orders of local and state officials. THANK YOU to all First Responders for your incredible work! [1111 EST]
- Join me live from the @WhiteHouse via #Periscope [1305 EST]
Compiled by Bengaluru bureau