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Pentagon Officials Say Trump Was Talking Nonsense When He Called Beirut Explosion an Attack

Pentagon officials have reportedly said that they have absolutely no idea what President Donald Trump was talking about when he described the gigantic and deadly Beirut explosion as a “terrible attack” carried out using a “bomb of some kind.” On Tuesday, hours after the explosion killed at least a hundred people and wounded thousands, Trump said: “I've met with some of our great generals and they just seem to feel that it was not... some kind of manufacturing explosion type of event... They seem to think it was an attack.” 

But CNN has reportedly spoken to U.S. defense officials who said there is absolutely no indication that it was an attack and, if there was, efforts would have already been made to protect U.S. troops and assets in the region. That hasn’t happened. Lebanese officials have reportedly raised concerns with U.S. diplomats about Trump’s “attack” language. Lebanon has blamed the explosion on the accidental detonation of more than 2,700 tons of ammonium nitrate.

3 comments:

  1. covering for frump's loose lips again? lol

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  2. Maybe he was speculating like when Dems said Trump colluded with Russians?

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  3. Which ones? The ones that told Trump it was an attack? Or the other ones that told the press that it wasn't an attack? Hey, champ, I'm gonna go with the ones that openly advised Trump instead of the backstabbers that talked to the press. Trump is the boss of the military. Don't dis your boss, you traitorous pigs.

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