Trump hits out at Merkel, Hillary Clinton; says TIME chose person ruining Germany

Trump hit out at German Chancellor Angela Merkel, after the latter's was nominated as TIME magazine's person of the year.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: December 9, 2015 10:25 pm
Donald Trump, Trump merkel, Trump Hillary Clinton, Donald trump Time magazine, Trump Angela Merkel Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses the Sunshine Summit in Orlando, Fla., Friday, Nov. 13, 2015. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

If the backlash over his call to ban Muslims from the US wasn’t enough to ruffle feathers across the globe, Republican presidential candidate and billionaire Donald Trump on Wednesday rebuked White House hopeful Hillary Clinton on Twitter disregarding her capability to run for president. “Hillary Clinton doesn’t have the strength or stamina to be president,” Trump said in a tweet.

He also hit out at German Chancellor Angela Merkel, after the latter was named TIME magazine’s person of the year.

READ STORY: Time names German chancellor Angela Merkel as ‘Person of the Year’

In three separate tweets, Trump said:

Recently, Trump came under fire for his call to completely ban Muslims from entering US. The proposed ban would apply to immigrants and visitors alike, a sweeping prohibition affecting all adherents of Islam who want to come to the US. The idea also raised immediate questions about whether it could pass muster under constitutional protections of the free exercise of religion.

READ: 5 controversial things Donald Trump has said out loud

“Until we are able to determine and understand this problem and the dangerous threat it poses, our country cannot be the victims of horrendous attacks by people that believe only in jihad, and have no sense of reason or respect for human life,” Trump said in the statement.

On Tuesday, an imam of a mosque in US said in a video, “What I am worried about is this kind of thought impacting the Americans who doesn’t know us, whose children go to the same school as our children.”

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    Sandro Ghatak
    Dec 9, 2015 at 7:18 pm
    The US immigration form has questions like are you a communist, are you a terrorist with yes no response required. It would make sense to add are you an Islamist in today's world.
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      US NRI
      Dec 9, 2015 at 6:21 pm
      When you can't identify a jihadi from religious followers, it's not wrong to stop them all.
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        Anand Drivedi
        Dec 9, 2015 at 8:48 pm
        Once Trump starts arresting a few Islamic Terrorists and their cohorts, and lining them up in front of a firing squad all of them will denounce and renounce Islam once and for all.
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          Anand Drivedi
          Dec 9, 2015 at 8:47 pm
          Only Donald Trump has the guts and brains to put all the Islamic Terrorism to bed once and for all if he is elected President of the United States.
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            Rajesh
            Dec 10, 2015 at 11:08 am
            He's worth over $10 billion beggar. More than you, your father and your 4 mothers combined several times over
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