Presidential aspirant Donald Trump calls US leaders 'stupid'

Written by: Biswajeet Panda
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Los Angeles, April 29: Donald Trump, the real estate mogul and a potential candidate for the 2012 US presidential polls has made some remarks about the United States and its leaders that has raised quite a few eye-brows in the country.

Trump, has reportedly called the United States "a not so great country" and also cursed multiple times during his speech at the Treasure Island casino in Las Vegas. He was speaking at a lavish reception hosted by two Republican women's groups.

The real estate mogul said that he would not help struggling nations such as South Korea and Libya without payment and promised to use cuss words while negotiating with China. He said, "I'm not interested in protecting none of them unless they pay."

Speaking about the politicians in the US, he said, "Our leaders are stupid, they are stupid people."

Referring to the handling of foreign affairs during President Obama's tenure, he said, "It's just very, very sad. When people are screwing you, you don"t give them state dinners."

The outspoken real estate mogul who is supposed to announce his intention for the presidential poll candidature by June 01, had also given some outrageous remarks about US' handling of Iraq war and said, “We go into Iraq. We have spent thus far, $1.5 trillion. We could have rebuilt half of the United States. So, in the old days, you know when you had a war, to the victor belong the spoils...You"re not stealing anything. You"re taking - we"re reimbursing ourselves - at least, at a minimum, and I say more. We"re taking back $1.5 trillion to reimburse ourselves."

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