Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump renews attacks against Tester over VA nominee on eve of Montana rally Trump submits 2017 federal income tax returns Corker: Trump administration 'clamped down' on Saudi intel, canceled briefing MORE on Friday heaped praise on this week’s Republican National Convention in Cleveland as “peaceful” and “love-filled,” one day after officially accepting the GOP presidential nomination.

“This was probably one of the most peaceful, most beautiful, most love-filled conventions in the history of conventions,” Trump said at a Friday morning press conference with running mate Mike PenceMichael (Mike) Richard PenceHillicon Valley: Russia-linked hackers hit Eastern European companies | Twitter shares data on influence campaigns | Dems blast Trump over China interference claims | Saudi crisis tests Silicon Valley | Apple to let customers download their data Dems blast Trump for 'conflating' Chinese, Russian election interference claims A strong Kurdistan region is good for US in Iraq MORE by his side.


Trump bragged that the convention helped achieve party unity, though he made an indirect reference to former primary rival Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzProtesters confront Cruz at airport over Kavanaugh vote O'Rourke targets Cruz with several attack ads a day after debate Election Countdown: O'Rourke goes on the attack | Takeaways from fiery second Texas Senate debate | Heitkamp apologizes for ad misidentifying abuse victims | Trump Jr. to rally for Manchin challenger | Rick Scott leaves trail to deal with hurricane damage MORE, who declined to endorse Trump during his Wednesday night speech.

“The party has just come together,” Trump said, adding that there are “a few people who aren’t there, that’s OK.”

“Somebody got booed out of the place by thousands and thousands of people,” he added.

Trump noted that in the weeks leading up to the convention, people were expecting huge riots, but the protests throughout the week were relatively peaceful and Cleveland police yesterday called the week a “success.”