Donald Trump Threatened to Sic Hero Military Dog on Press if They Ask Questions
Type: Anti-Media AttacksNov 25 2019 Severity: Targeted: The MediaAbout: Islamic State (ISIS)
Donald Trump "joked" that he would sic a hero military dog on the press if they asked any questions during a Rose Garden ceremony honoring the K-9. The dog played a pivotal role in a raid that killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in October, 2019.
Quote | The "joke" happened as the dog was being honored for its role in an ISIS raid.
"If you [the press] open your mouths you will be attacked."
Targeted by Trump