Trump Stuns With Foreign Policy Comments at Cabinet Meeting: Historians are ‘Weeping’


President Donald Trump stunned many this afternoon with foreign policy comments during his lengthy Cabinet meeting, specifically concerning the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.

“Russia used to be the Soviet Union. Afghanistan made it Russia because they went bankrupt fighting in Afghanistan. Russia,” Trump said. “So you take a look at other countries––Pakistan is there. They should be fighting. But Russia should be fighting. The reason Russia was in Afghanistan was because terrorists were going into Russia. They were right to be there. The problem is it was a tough fight.”

The President was immediately blasted for those baffling remarks:

Additionally, MSNBC’s Chris Hayes called the President’s comments on Syria “utterly incoherent”:

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