CNN cuts down wild explanations that it may be talking to “screaming” Taliban leaders


CNN is on fire Former president Donald Trump Last year via his unconfirmed account on his phone on Saturday Taliban “leaderShouted something difficult.. “

Network analyst Chris Siriza called this account “Something else.. “

When Trump called the conservative radio host Hugh Hughwitt’s show on Thursday, he was asked about a call with Taliban co-founder and then deputy leader Mullah. Abdul Ghani Baradar.

Trump finally spoke to Baradar in negotiations to remove US troops from Afghanistan. After calling Mr. Trump, the two men said, “Good story.. ”

Baradar met Just a few days ago, I spoke to CIA Director William Burns in Kabul, but the details of their story were not revealed.

As for the former president, his lengthy story, confusing syntax, and one-sided conversations about Hewitt’s program were vintage Trump.

For one thing, he initially seemed ambiguous about who he was actually talking to.

I … talked to some known head, no one was confident, but now I’m confident, and when I was talking to him I was confident. And as soon as I talked to him, I knew. And even the referral, I say “hello”, and he shouted something very difficult, “Trump recalled. Apparently he had no idea what Baradal shouted.

CNN analyst Chris Siriza said that when Trump “screamed very difficult,” he seemed completely convinced of Baradal’s identity and his role in the Taliban.

Then Trump became tough:

“Then I started with him. I said, listen, before we start the long conversation we’re about to do, I have to say one thing, and I tell you it And this is what I say: if you do something wrong with the United States, if you do something wrong with our private sector, American citizens, or if you do something unusual If … I’ve hit you more than anyone else in the history of the world. “

Siriza laughed that it would be pretty difficult.

After that, Trump was asked a very important question by Baradar —
He refused to reveal it.But the former president Did it He revealed his answer, but it didn’t reveal anything at all, Cillizza said.

“He asked me one question, and it’s a very scary question, so I’d better not repeat that question,” Trump said. “But he asked me one question, and I gave him the answer:” Yes. ” “

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