Moments ago, former President Trump issued the following statement.
“Melania and I send our deepest condolences to the families of our brilliant and brave Service Members whose duty to the U.S.A. meant so much to them,” the statement reads.
“Our thoughts are also with the families of the innocent civilians who died today in the savage Kabul attack,” the statement continues.
“This tragedy should never have been allowed to happen, which makes our grief even deeper and more difficult to understand. May God Bless the U.S.A,” the statement concludes.
Former First Lady Melania Trump also tweeted “We are praying for the families and loved ones of the Marine heroes killed in Kabul and for everyone who is suffering during this difficult time.”
We are praying for the families and loved ones of the Marine heroes killed in Kabul and for everyone who is suffering during this difficult time.
— MELANIA TRUMP (@MELANIATRUMP) August 26, 2021