This 42-second video brutally destroys Trump’s hope to claim victory over coronavirus
Ari Melber is host of "The Beat" on MSNBC (screengrab)

MSNBC chief legal correspondent Ari Melber played a 42-second clip that fact-checks President Donald Trump's new attempt to have a mission accomplished moment


"It may have been inevitable, but tonight President Trump has decided to try to declare victory, something of his own mission accomplished moment in this obviously ongoing fight against coronavirus," Melber reported.

The host played a highlight reel of Trump's "so-called success story" -- complete with fatality numbers from that point in the pandemic.

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