In a post on his social media platform, Truth Social, the former president first offered condolences to the families of the service members killed before diverting his attention to his political rival.
“This brazen attack on the United States is yet another horrific and tragic consequence of Joe Biden’s weakness and surrender…” Trump wrote. He also asked “all Americans to join me in praying for those who have been wounded.”
The Iranian-supported militia on Sunday launched a drone strike on a small U.S. outpost known as Tower 22 in Jordan near the Syrian border, where the service members were killed or injured. Biden and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin responded similarly, with Austin affirming, “We will respond at a