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Tue May 23, 2017, 10:17 PM

 

Trump Praised Philippines President Duterte For Drug War That Has Killed 9,000 People

Source: HuffPu

Trump Praised Philippines President Duterte For Drug War That Has Killed 9,000 People
POLITICS 05/23/2017 07:45 pm ET | Updated 1 hour ago

Trump told Duterte he was doing an “unbelievable job on the drug problem,” according to a transcript. Human rights groups disagree.

“I just wanted to congratulate you because I am hearing of the unbelievable job on the drug problem,” said Trump. “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.”

Trump then criticized former President Barack Obama, who had spoken out against Duterte’s violent anti-drug offensive that killed an estimated 9,000 people, including many small-time users and dealers, in less than a year.

“I understand that and fully understand that and I think we had a previous president who did not understand that, but I understand that and we have spoken about this before,” Trump said, according to the transcript.

Read more: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/trump-duterte-drug-war-call_us_5924a046e4b0650cc01fd23c



Oh my Gawd.. the Orange Sphincter has no clue, no moral center, no knowledge of history, no sense of suffering, no humility - and REALLY, REALLY, BAD advisers.

This truly sickens me.





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vkkv May 2017 OP
Sugar Smack May 2017 #1
uppityperson May 2017 #2
sheshe2 May 2017 #3
lordsummerisle May 2017 #4
DesertRat May 2017 #6
Judi Lynn May 2017 #5
moondust May 2017 #7
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Response to vkkv (Original post)

Tue May 23, 2017, 10:23 PM

1. What's an "unbelievable job"???

And, will somebody shut him up??

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Response to vkkv (Original post)

Tue May 23, 2017, 10:47 PM

2. K&R for broader exposure

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Response to vkkv (Original post)

Tue May 23, 2017, 11:28 PM

3. Kick 'cause the man makes me sick and has no clue.

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Response to vkkv (Original post)

Tue May 23, 2017, 11:38 PM

4. I thought he was in Italy

he's over there spouting off that crap...?

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Response to lordsummerisle (Reply #4)

Tue May 23, 2017, 11:52 PM

6. This was from a newly leaked transcript of his call with Duterte in April

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Response to vkkv (Original post)

Tue May 23, 2017, 11:38 PM

5. Idiot. He also, as always, took the opportunity to try to smear Barack Obama, a real President. n/t

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Response to vkkv (Original post)

Wed May 24, 2017, 12:26 AM

7. No moral core.

Doesn't know right from wrong, only profit or loss.

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Response to moondust (Reply #7)

Wed May 24, 2017, 05:22 AM

8. Are you sure he knows "profit"?

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