President Trump invited a group of reporters into the Oval Office.
He left them all laughing after he responded quite openly to a reporter! (VIDEO BELOW.)
You have to love the President’s transparency!
President Trump sat behind the desk in the oval office, and fielded questions from the press.
The questions quickly turned to Jamal Khashoggi’s death. He is the reporter who was found dead in the Saudi consulate in Instanbul.
The Secretary of State is in Saudi Arabia right now meeting with their top leaders.
America has strategic interests with Saudi Arabia. Specifically, billions of dollars that would enrich America through contracts. (VIDEO BELOW.)
Trump sends Secretary of State to Saudi.
President Trump discussed those with Trish Regan on Fox News Tuesday night. Click here to watch the exclusive interview in full.
President Trump asked the Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, to head “to Riyadh to meet with Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to discuss the case,” Fox said.
“[The crown prince] pledged that the work of the Saudi public prosecutor will produce a full and complete conclusion with full transparency for the world to see,” Pompeo said, Fox News reported. (VIDEO BELOW.)
President Trump replied with so much honesty the reporter was speechless!
A reporter asked President Trump about Jamal Khashoggi’s death. He asked, “I mean we are talking about a man who lives across the river in Virginia. Why not send the FBI in to figure all of this out?”
President Trump in his point blank manner said, “Well, he wasn’t a citizen of this country for one thing. And we are going to determine that, and you don’t know whether or not we have do you?”
This left the room in laughter as the reporter stumbled over his own words with, ‘Well, I … I…”
The President decided to turn the tables and questioned the reporter, “But do you know whether or not we have sent the FBI?” (VIDEO BELOW.)
Boom. No one is going to tell President Trump what to do!
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