18 septembrie 2019

Trump Says US Was ‘Low on Ammunition’ Before He Became President


US President Donald Trump recalled on Monday that in 2017, then-Defence Secretary Jim Mattis told him that the US was “low on ammunition,” adding that “no president should ever, ever hear that statement.” Trump made his comments speaking to reporters at the White House on Monday before a bilateral meeting with Crown Prince Salman of Bahrain, saying that General Mattis said at the time that US troops were so perilously low on ammunition that it would be better to hold off launching a military [...]