“In many respects, you know, they honor President Obama,” Mr. Trump said in Florida on Wednesday night. “He’s the founder of ISIS. He’s the founder of ISIS. He’s the founder. He founded ISIS.” He added, “I would say the co-founder would be crooked Hillary Clinton.”
“This is another example of Donald Trump trash-talking the United States. What’s remarkable about Trump’s comments is that once again he’s echoing the talking points of Putin and our adversaries to attack American leaders and American interests, while failing to offer any serious plans to confront terrorism or make this country more secure,” Clinton senior policy adviser Jake Sullivan said in a statement.