(RightIsRight.co) – In a radio interview yesterday, former President Donald Trump criticized how Joe Biden is handling Russian President Vladimir Putin and the invasion of Ukraine. During the interview, Trump stated that the invasion would not have happened if he were still in the White House.
As recounted and transcribed by Breitbart:
“‘I knew that he always wanted Ukraine,’ Trump said in an interview with radio hosts Clay Travis and Buck Sexton. ‘I used to talk to him about it.’
“The former president recalled that he understood Putin but said he would not allow him to invade his neighboring country.
“‘I said, ‘You can’t do it. You’re not gonna do it,” Trump said. ‘But I could see that he wanted it. I used to ask him. We used to talk about it at length.’
“Trump flattered Putin, recalling he ‘got along with him great.’
“‘He liked me. I liked him. I mean, you know, he’s a tough cookie, got a lot of the great charm and a lot of pride,’ he said. “‘ut the way he — and he loves his country, you know? He loves his country.’…
“Trump claimed Putin would not have acted in Ukraine if he was still the president.
“‘Had I been in office, not even thinkable. This would never have happened,’ he said…”
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Trump said he knew Putin always wanted to take over Ukraine, but that as president he refused to let it happen. https://t.co/0LwMhvNCIs
— Breitbart News (@BreitbartNews) February 23, 2022