President Trump and Lindsey Graham got into a Twitter fight after the South Carolina senator said the commander in chief’s “measured” action to date on Iran showed “weakness.”
“The measured response by President @realDonaldTrump regarding the shooting down of an American drone was clearly seen by the Iranian regime as a sign of weakness,” Graham wrote, referring to an incident this summer in which the US planned a retaliatory strike but the president canceled it at the last minute.
“The problems with Iran only get worse over time so it is imperative we take decisive action to deter further aggression by the Ayatollah and his henchman,” said Graham, referring to the US response to Saturday’s attacks.
The president fired back on Twitter, arguing that his restraint was actually a show of strength.
“No Lindsey, it was a sign of strength that some people just don’t understand!” he wrote.
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