Do you think that it’s a GOOD thing when World Leaders are rattled by the things that Trump is saying? Or do you think that is putting America in a dangerous place?
Here’s what both Trump and Obama had to say about it:
(CNN) Donald Trump on Thursday embraced President Barack Obama’s critique of him that the presumptive Republican presidential nominee’s candidacy has “rattled” world leaders.
“When you rattle someone, that’s good,” Trump said at a news conference in North Dakota. “If they’re rattled in a friendly way, that’s a good thing … not a bad thing.”
Obama touched on the rancorous U.S. presidential race at a press conference Thursday from the G-7 summit in Japan, saying that presumptive Trump’s statements had his fellow world leaders concerned.
“They’re rattled by him and for good reason,” Obama said. “Because a lot of the proposals that he’s made display either ignorance of world affairs or a cavalier attitude or an interest in getting tweets and headlines instead of actually thinking through what is required to keep America safe.”
“They are surprised by (Trump), not sure how to take some of his pronouncements,” the President added.
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