President Trump joined Newsmax through phone on Tuesday to reply to a report claiming Milley referred to as China behind his again.
In response to a brand new ebook “Peril” written by Bob Woodward, Mark Milley, the Joint Chiefs chairman, instructed China in a secret cellphone name that he would give advance warning if the US was ever going to assault.
“In a pair of secret cellphone calls (Oct. 20 and Jan. 8), Gen. Mark A. Milley, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Employees, assured his Chinese language counterpart, Gen. Li Zuocheng of the PLA, that the U.S. wouldn’t strike, in accordance with the brand new book written by Washington Post associate editor Bob Woodward and nationwide political editor Robert Costa.
On January 8, 2021, the identical day Milley reportedly spoke to China in a secret cellphone name, CNN ran a story claiming Pelosi had gotten assurances from Milley there are safeguards in place within the occasion President Trump needs to launch a nuclear weapon.
Trump reacted to this information on Tuesday and mentioned if it’s true, it’s treason.
“So, first of all, if it is actually true, which is hard to believe that he would have called China and done these things and was willing to advise them of an attack or advance of an attack, that’s treason!” Trump mentioned. “Number two, it’s totally ridiculous…for him to say that I would even think about attacking China — I think he’s just trying to get out of his incompetent withdrawal out of Afghanistan…they killed our soldiers and we left $85 billion worth of equipment.”
Trump added, “For him to say that I used to be going to assault China is probably the most ridiculous factor I’ve ever heard – and all people is aware of it.
Trump questioned if there is a recording of Milley speaking to China as a result of he mentioned Woodward is a sleaze.
— Newsmax (@newsmax) September 14, 2021