Donald Trump does not take it with the truth so accurately, is well known. From his inauguration on 20. January 2017 up to 20. December of this year – so in 700 days – the U.S. President, according to a census of the “Washington Post 7546 misleading or simply incorrect statements. That’s an average of more than 10 such Remarks per day.
Whoever thought that Trump would show up at least on Christmas day by a better side, was wrong. As the 72-Year-old on 2. Christmas day visited the US troops in Iraq a surprise visit, lied to he also.
Donald Trump posing with soldiers for Selfies
Trump went on Wednesday for the first Time in his tenure in a battle area, to thank the stationed there, and the US units for their use. Together with his wife, Melania, he spoke at the air base Al Asad West of the capital Baghdad with the soldiers, wished them a merry Christmas, wrote autographs, posed for Selfies and gave a speech.
in contrast to the holiday visit of US President Tradition, he acquired in his speech for his political Agenda. So Trump defended his plans for the complete withdrawal of US army from Syria, accused the enemy of the Democrats in Congress to refuse the funding of a wall in Mexico and want to a little money for defense spending – and raved about it, as he is taking care of the armed forces.
troops in Iraq
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“are you protecting us. We will protect you always. And you have seen, because you have just received one of the largest salary increases that you have ever received”, he called the commander-in-chief of his troops, according to US media reports. “You have to get for more than ten years and no more. More than ten years. And we have provided you with a great. I got you a large. I got you a big one.”
Trump presents himself as a fighter for the soldiers
A lot of people had arrived, and would have pushed for a lower wage increase, told Trump the soldiers, according to the Reports. “They said: ‘you Know, we could make it smaller. We could make it three percent, we could make it two percent, we could make it four percent'”, CNN quoted the US President. “I said: ‘no. Ten percent of it. Makes more than ten percent of it.’ Because it was a long time ago, there are more than ten years ago. More than ten years ago, that is a long time.”
U.S. President at the end of the year
Alone – how Trumps Christmas tweets rather unintentionally, its General situation reflect
self-praise stinks, says of the vernacular. And this self-praise of Donald Trump smells particularly unpleasant, because it was the same lie twice: first, the wage increase for members of the U.S. army, approved by the President as part of a huge edition package at the beginning of the year amount, not ten, but only 2.6 percent for 2019, writes CNN. And secondly, the payment of the military had increased since more than three decades, in every year, also this year to 2.4 percent. The Trump approved of 2.6 percent for the next year are merely the highest of the salary increase from the last nine years.
What is the Santa Claus of Donald trump’s lies, holds, and whether he has punished the US President at Christmas in the White house for his dishonesty, has not been handed down. However, Donald Trump doesn’t believe in “Santa Claus”, as he recently had a seven – year-old child-but that’s another story.