President Trump on Thursday ripped CNN over its report that he may have violated Defense Department rules by signing “Make America Great Again” hats for soldiers in Iraq.
Trump, who has frequently attacked CNN during his presidency, wrote on Twitter that CNN and “others within the Fake News Universe were going wild” after he signed the hats.
“CNN & others within the Fake News Universe were going wild about my signing MAGA hats for our military in Iraq and Germany,” he tweeted. “If these brave young people ask me to sign their hat, I will sign. Can you imagine my saying NO? We brought or gave NO hats as the Fake News first reported!”
“CNN is willing to attack anyone who supports President Trump, including the brave men and women of our military who fight everyday to protect our freedom,” White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a tweet.
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