Trump tells me tonight that Saudis have lied and deceived over killing of journalist. But he supports Crown Prince MBS, wants him to stay in power, says he is better than alternatives — and thinks he may not have known about the killing.
In Post interview, Trump calls Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed a “strong person” who “truly loves his country”
This Trump quote on MBS: “He’s seen as a person who can keep things under check. I mean that in a positive way.”
Hidden news: Trump is still swooning over Kim Jong Un. “I’ll show you the letters,” he said. “They are like love letters.”
In Washington Post interview, Trump calls Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed a ‘strong person’ who ‘truly loves his country’
Too many Americans have fought and died to defend democracy. We cannot have a president who applauds a murdering despot as a ‘strong person’ who ‘truly loves his country.’
I’ll believe that Jared Kushner is growing into his role as a White House staffer when he stops needing to be sidelined during foreign policy crises:
Trump on MBS: “He’s seen as a person who can keep things under check...I mean that in a positive way.”
In Post interview with Trump calls Saudi crown prince a ‘strong person’ who ‘truly loves his country’