Trump adviser compares Holocaust to North Korea threats

mcclatchydc | 8/10/2017 | Staff
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A top adviser to President Donald Trump said Thursday that we should take a lesson from the Holocaust and take the North Korea threats seriously.

In response to incresing threats made by North Korea, including threatening a strike on Guam, Trump said if the country makes any more threats on the U.S. “they will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen.”

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It was unclear what would cross Trump’s line, but some were critical that the statement sounded like Trump was open to using nuclear weapons.

Gorka, explaining those comments in an interview with BBC’s Radio 4, explained why he thought that language was necessary using an anecdote he said was told to him by a Holocaust survivor, who had lost his entire family in concentration camps.

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“What is your one take-home? What is your one lesson learnt from the horrors of the millions killed?” Gorka said he asked the man, without naming him. “And he said, ‘It’s very simple. When a group...
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