Trump threatened to release thousand of ISIS fighters into Germany, France, and other parts of Europe.
Trump threatens Europe. "We're holding thousands of ISIS fighters right now. And Europe has to take them. And if Europe doesn't take them, I'll have no choice but to release them into the countries from which they came. Which is Germany and France and other places." pic.twitter.com/iroBd7Txgo
— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) August 21, 2019
Trump said, “We’re holding thousands of ISIS fighters right now. And Europe has to take them. And if Europe doesn’t take them, I’ll have no choice but to release them into the countries from which they came. Which is Germany and France and other places. We beat them. We captured them. We have them, and now, as usual, our allies say oh no, we don’t want them, even though they came from France, and Germany, and other places, so we’re going to tell them, and we’ve already told them to take these prisoners that we’ve captured, because the United States is not going to put them in Guantanamo for the next fifty years, and pay for it.”
This isn’t even the third craziest thing that Trump has said so far today. Trump has claimed that he is The Chosen One, believes there is a magic stimulant that prevents veteran suicides, and canceled his trip to Denmark because the prime minister hurt his feelings.
Donald Trump is threatening to release captured terrorists into Europe because he doesn’t want to pay for their detention. If the terrorists were innocent Central American children no expense would be spared, but Trump is threatening with potential terrorist attacks, but he has gotten so insane that it barely registers a blip on the news cycle.
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Mr. Easley is the founder/managing editor and Senior White House and Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science. His graduate work focused on public policy, with a specialization in social reform movements.
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