– Reid Nakamura, “Trump Defends Putin, Puts Down USA When Bill O’Reilly Labels Russian ‘A Killer’,” The Wrap online, Feb. 4, 2017
RUSSIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Trump says that even though he doesn’t know how he’s going to get along with the Russian president, he doesn’t think that getting along with him would be bad for the country.
‘If Russia helps us in the fight against ISIS, which is a major fight — and Islamic terrorism all over the world — that’s a good thing,’ he says.
And when O’Reilly’s accuses Putin of being ‘a killer,’ Trump simply shrugs him off.
‘We got a lot of killers,’ he says. ‘What, you think our country is so innocent?’ “