Donald Trump Congratulated Philippines' President on Their Deadly Drug War

Type: Lacks Basic Understanding of ThingsApr 29 2017 Severity:
About: Philippines & Hard Drugs
Transcripts reveal President Trump congratulated Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte on his job of handling the drug war in the Philippines, even though an estimated 8,000 people have been killed in the war against drug trafficking. Trump told Duterte: "I just wanted to congratulate you because I am hearing of the unbelievable job on the drug problem. Many countries have the problem, we have a problem, but what a great job you are doing and I just wanted to call and tell you that."

Main Source: cnn.com