What Did Trump Say About Putin on Fox News?

Trump’s recent statements about Putin have the internet buzzing. Check out this blog post to see what he said and what people are saying about it.

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Trump’s Comments About Putin on Fox News

President Trump was interviewed by Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly on Sunday, and he had some interesting things to say about Russian President Vladimir Putin. When asked about Putin’s reputation for being a “killer,” Trump responded, “There are a lot of killers. We have a lot of killers. You think our country’s so innocent?”

Trump says Putin is a “very strong leader”

While talking to Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly, President Donald Trump had some strong words to say about Russian President Vladimir Putin.

“I think Putin is a very strong leader. I think he’s doing a great job in rebuilding the image of Russia,” Trump said. “I think it’s a very big deal.”

Trump went on to say that while he doesn’t necessarily agree with everything Putin does, he respects him as a leader.

“I don’t agree with him on everything, but I do respect him as a leader of his country,” Trump said. “He’s representing his country. I think he’s doing a great job.”

Trump says Putin is “a great guy”

On July 17, 2016, during an interview on Fox News, then-presidential candidate Donald Trump was asked about his relationship with Russian president Vladimir Putin. Trump responded by saying that Putin is “a great guy,” and that the two men have a “good relationship.” He went on to say that he hoped to be able to work with Putin in the future.

In an interview with Fox News on Sunday, Trump was asked about Putin and said he is “a tough cookie.”

“I will say this about Vladimir Putin: he’s a tough cookie,” Trump said. “I’ve met him a couple of times. He’s a strong leader. He’s a powerful leader. I think he’s done a very smart thing.”

Trump also praised Putin for his 82 percent approval rating.

“I will tell you that, you know, to have an 82 percent approval rating in Russia is pretty amazing,” Trump said.

Trump’s Previous Comments About Putin

In an interview with Fox News in February of 2017, Trump was asked about his relationship with Putin. Trump responded, “I don’t know Putin, I think it would be great if we got along with Russia.” Trump went on to say that Putin is “very smart” and that it would be an “asset” to have a good relationship with Russia.

Trump says Putin is “a great leader”

In an interview with Fox News in July 2018, Trump was asked about his relationship with Putin. Trump responded by saying that Putin is “a great leader” and that he “respects” him. Trump also said that Putin is “very strong,” “very smart,” and “very cunning.”

Trump says Putin is “a strong leader”

In December 2015, during an interview on “Fox News Sunday,” then-presidential candidate Donald Trump was asked about his opinion of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

“I think Putin is a strong leader,” Trump said. “He’s a very smart man, he’s a strong leader, he’s a tough guy, I don’t say that in a good way or a bad way … he’s doing a very good job in rebuilding the credibility of Russia.”

Trump also said that it was “a really big asset” to have someone like Putin as the leader of Russia.

Trump says Putin is “a great guy”

In an interview on Fox News Sunday in July 2018, Trump was asked about his relationship with Putin. “I’ve been saying it for years, I think Putin is a great guy,” Trump said. “I think he’s doing a great job.”

Trump also said that he and Putin “get along really well,” and that Putin is “a strong leader.” When asked whether he would trust Putin over U.S. intelligence agencies, Trump said, “I don’t trust anybody, I’m trusting nobody.”

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