Trump slams Omar again, calls NC rally crowd "patriots"

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Published on July 19, 2019 - Duration: 01:03s

Trump slams Omar again, calls NC rally crowd "patriots"

President Trump renewed his attacks against Minnesota congresswoman Ilhan Omar on Friday and described those who attended the controversial North Carolina rally where many chanted "Send her back", as "incredible patriots".

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Trump slams Omar again, calls NC rally crowd "patriots"

After having attempted to distance himself from supporters' chants of "send her back" at a rally where he blasted Somalia-born U.S. Representative Ilhan Omar a day before, President Trump on Friday renewed his attacks against her.

At the White House, Trump told reporters that, "I'm unhappy with the fact that a congresswoman can hate our country" and that, "she's lucky to be where she is".

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