On Saturday, in observance of Veterans Day, former President Donald Trump kicked off his rally in Claremont, New Hampshire with a tribute to veterans and their families.
“The Republican Party, they have to get unified and they have to get SMART.” — President Trump in Claremont, New Hampshire
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“Let’s express our eternal gratitude to every veteran in this room—and every proud veteran across the great state of New Hampshire,” Trump began his speech.
Trump also paid tribute to a number of Gold Star family members who had lost loved ones in the tragic withdrawal of U.S. forces from Afghanistan under the Biden administration.
A mortar attack occurred on August 26, 2021, outside the Kabul Airport, as part of the mismanaged withdrawal. This incident claimed the lives of 170 Afghan civilians and 13 U.S. service members.
According to RSBN, when the remains of the fallen soldiers were later returned, Biden checked his watch numerous times while paying his respects, which many Gold Star families deemed “disrespectful.”
On Saturday, in a speech addressed to the residents of the Granite State, Trump made a commitment