President Donald Trump said that he could win the war in Afghanistan in a week if the country was "wiped off the face of the Earth."
Trump made the remarks on Monday during a meeting with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, according to a White House pool report.
“I could win that war in a week," Trump reportedly said. "I don’t want to kill 10 million people. Afghanistan could be wiped off the face of the Earth. I don’t want to go that route.”
Just in, Trump’s comments on Afgahanistan, via pooler @DavidNakamura: “I could win that war in a week. I don’t want… https://t.co/iOmp9iGRCS— Philip Crowther (@Philip Crowther) 1563812778.0
Pres. Trump claims he could win Afghan war "in a week. I just don't want to kill 10 million people." "I have plans… https://t.co/2A6XFJ6oOm— ABC News Politics (@ABC News Politics) 1563815609.0