Fox News confirms report on Trump’s troop bashing on Twitter — but on-air claims story is debunked

Fox News confirmed the story on Trump’s loathing of troops

Published September 4, 2020 11:04PM (EDT)

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This article originally appeared on Raw Story


Fox News on Friday became the latest publication to confirm President Donald Trump's contempt for Americans who serve in our armed forces.

The network joined the Associated Press and The Washington Post in confirming the reporting, which originally appeared in The Atlantic.

But soon after Fox News confirmed the report on Twitter, the reporting was referred to as "debunked" and a "hoax" on the Fox News show "The Five."

Here is the original Fox News thread on their reporting:

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