The candidate in US presidents from Republican party, Donald trump, speaking at a campaign rally in North Carolina, said that the United States made a mistake by overthrowing Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. According to the businessman, this has led to a surge of terrorism.
«Saddam was a bad guy. Disgusting. But something he did well – were killed by terrorists. Perfectly did. They were not read rights, they did not say. If you’re a terrorist, you die. And now Iraq is the Harvard of terror,» said trump.
The campaign headquarters of democratic candidate Hillary Clinton were quick to condemn this statement, Recalling that Saddam was a dictator, whose brutal policy of repression led to the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people. Clinton adviser Jake Sullivan stressed that Trump liked that they were not mirandized.
«Compliments for the bloody dictator, perverted the lesson learned trump from the history again show how dangerous this man is and how he does not match the position of the Supreme commander», he said.
Hastened to dissociate themselves from the candidate and the influential Republican politician: speaker of the house of representatives Paul Ryan. «Saddam Hussein was one of the most brutal dictators of the Twentieth century, a ruler who used chemical weapons to conduct genocide,» he said.