13 charged in plot to kidnap US Governor  

WASHINGTON (AFP) – Thirteen men, including members of two right-wing militias, have been arrested for plotting to kidnap the Democratic Governor of the United States (US) state of Michigan and “instigate a civil war”, officials said on Thursday.

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer thanked law enforcement for thwarting the kidnap plot and rebuked US President Donald Trump for failing to condemn hate groups.

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