Tuesday, September 13, 2016

“Can you imagine Ronald Reagan idolizing somebody like that?”

President Barack Obama strongly condemned Donald Trump on Tuesday for admiring Russian President Vladimir Putin and appearing on a television network funded by his government.

Speaking at a rally in support of Hillary Clinton, Obama said Trump’s fondness for Putin ― who has been condemned by leaders across the globe for violating human rights, disregarding international law and silencing dissenters ― is a major departure from the rest of the Republican Party.

“Just last week, [Trump] went on Russian state television to talk down our military and to curry favor with Vladimir Putin. He loves this guy,” Obama told the crowd in Philadelphia.

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