Trump Describes Meeting Families of Fallen Soldiers: The Hardest Thing I Have To Do Is Signing Those Letters

‘This is on these endless wars that just never stop’


TRUMP: "The hardest thing I have to do is signing those letters, that’s the hardest thing I have to do. And each letter is different. We make each letter different. And last week I signed five of them for Afghanistan, one in Iraq, one in Syria from two weeks ago. And sometimes, I call the parents, sometimes, I see the parents. I go to Dover when I can, but it’s so devastating for the parents that, you know, it’s so devastating. When they bring that boy or young woman out of the back of those big powerful planes in a coffin and the parents are there, you know, we have people that do that, that’s what they do. They work that they accommodate everybody. That’s what they do, they do an incredible job and they said, I said, the parents seem to be okay. I’ll get there early. The parents seem to be okay. Well, actually sir, they aren’t.”

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