Donald Trump Cast Aside Information That Shows NK Dictator Commits Human Rights Abuses

Type: Poor DiplomacyOct 14 2018 Severity:
About: North Korea & International Relations
Donald Trump batted away a reporters question about human rights abuses committed by North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un by simply saying that he, himself, isn't a baby and that he "know[s] these things."

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Quote | Instead of condemning Kim Jong-un, Trump responded that he, himself, isn't a baby.

Sure. I know all these things. I mean-- I'm not a baby. I know these things.