Former President Donald Trump has never been one to shy away from sharing his opinion, and his take on the situation in Afghanistan is no exception.
Amid the upsetting Saigon-esque images of diplomats evacuating the U.S. embassy in Kabul, Afghans clinging to departing aircraft until they fall to their deaths, and stories of radical Islamic persecution, Trump ripped into President Joe Biden for the ineptitude he says prompted it all.
In an interview with Fox News’ Sean Hannity on Tuesday night, the former president said Biden is “humiliating” the United States more than any other president in history — including Jimmy Carter, whose administration saw the Iran Hostage Crisis of 1979.
Former President Donald Trump weighs in on the situation in Afghanistan: “It’s a terrible time for our country. I don’t think in all of the years our country has ever been so humiliated.” pic.twitter.com/1L5sqpYV8t
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“It’s a terrible time for our country. I don’t think in all of the years our country has ever been so humiliated. I don’t know what you call it — a military defeat or a psychological defeat, there’s never been anything like what’s happened here, it’s — you can go back to Jimmy Carter with the hostages, we all thought that was a great embarrassment,” Trump said.
“This is many, many times worse. And you’re dealing with thousands and thousands of Americans and others that are stranded and very dangerously —