Donald Trump desires two face-to-face debates with challenger Joe Biden.

Washington, United States:

US President Donald Trump desires two face-to-face debates with challenger Joe Biden, his marketing campaign mentioned Thursday, nixing a proposed digital encounter however calling for a closing showdown simply 5 days earlier than election day.

The second debate, scheduled as a city hall-styled occasion, was set for October 15 however that timeline is now prone to be scrapped after Trump, who’s recovering from Covid-19, rejected the change to a digital format.

An in-person city corridor debate, with questions from voters, “ought to occur on October 22, and accordingly, the third debate ought to then be shifted again one week to October 29,” simply days from the November 3 vote, Trump 2020 marketing campaign supervisor Invoice Stepien mentioned in an announcement.