Donald Trump says Kurds ‘didn’t help us with Normandy’

Donald Trump says Kurds ‘didn’t help us with Normandy’

October 12, 2019 100 By Stanley Isaacs


Now the Kurds are fighting
for their land, just so you understand. They’re fighting
for their land and as somebody wrote
in a very, very powerful article today, they didn’t help us
in the Second World War, they didn’t help us
with Normandy as an example.
They mentioned names of different battles… But they’re there to help us with their land, and that’s a different thing. In addition to that, we– we have spent tremendous
amounts of money on helping the Kurds
in terms of ammunition, in terms of weapons,
in terms of money in terms of pay
with all of that being said, we like the Kurds. They’ve been, again,
fighting for so long they’ve been fighting
for so many— these are– This is like Israel
and the Palestinians, okay? There’s only
one difference maybe their hatred
is even greater, is that possible?
Maybe not. But it’s a–
This is a very, very serious hatred
that’s come over many years. I campaigned on
ending the endless wars we’re all over the world
fighting wars half the places,
nobody even knows what they’re doing
over there. And I feel that
we are doing the right thing and I think
the country feels that too, we’ve had tremendous
support outside of the Washington,
litte Washington area, and even in Washington,
people are saying “You’re doing
the right thing”.