Ben Rhodes said early Sunday that President Trump was lying when he said the Obama administration repeatedly attempted to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un only to be rebuffed.
“Trump is lying. I was there for all 8 years. Obama never sought a meeting with Kim Jong Un. Foreign policy isn’t reality television it’s reality,” Rhodes, who served as former President Obama’s deputy national security adviser, tweeted.
“Photo ops don’t get rid of nuclear weapons, carefully negotiated agreements do,” added Rhodes, who is now a political commentator. “Trump’s foreign policy is a failure – from NK to Iran to Venezuela.”
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