Amal Clooney Slams Donald Trump at United Nations Correspondents Association Awards
Activist and Humanitarian Amal Clooney has some tough words for Donald Trump.????The human rights attorney and wife of George Clooney slammed President Trump at the United Nations Correspondents Association Awards in New York City where she was honored as 2018’s Global Citizen of the Year award.??????After talking about how reporters around the world are routinely targeted by the aggressive regimes of North Korea, Brazil, and others, she honed in on Donald Trump, saying:????'The U.S. President has given such regimes a green light and labeled the press in this country the "enemy of the people.
And of course two months ago a Washington Post journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, walked into a consulate in Istanbul and was brutally tortured to death.'??Saudi Arabia has admitted to the murder of Khashoggi, but has repeatedly denied the involvement of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
Trump has also downplayed the crown prince’s ties to the murder.??And Amal isn’t the only member of the Clooney family who is not happy with President Trump!??Before the election, husband George Clooney savaged Trump in an interview with The Guardian, saying:??“He’s just an opportunist Now he’s a fascist; a xenophobic fascist.”??Donald Trump hasn’t yet responded to Amal’s remarks.??
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