Donald Trump Equated US Actions With That of Russia
Type: Lacks Common SenseFeb 06 2017 Severity: Targeted: Vladimir Putin
In an interview with Bill O'Reilly, Trump made parallels with U.S actions and Putin's authoritarian regime. He said he respected his Russian counterpart. This isn't the first time he has complimented Putin. In December of 2015 he said "He's running his country and at least he's a leader, unlike what we have in this country." This was during an interview on "Morning Joe".
Quote | He made the remark on Fox News with Bill O'Reilly.
"But he's a killer," O'Reilly said to Trump.
"There are a lot of killers. You think our country's so innocent?" Trump said in response.
Targeted by Trump