Donald TrumpDonald TrumpTrump announces new social media network called 'TRUTH Social' Virginia State Police investigating death threat against McAuliffe Meadows hires former deputy AG to represent him in Jan. 6 probe: report MORE on Wednesday night said that “a lot” of the Syrian refugees coming to the U.S. are members of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
During an interview on Fox News's “O’Reilly Factor,” the presumptive GOP presidential nominee blasted his Democratic rival, Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonMeghan McCain: 'SNL' parodies made me feel like 'laughing stock of the country' Hill: Trump reelection would spur 'one constitutional crisis after another' Trump defends indicted GOP congressman MORE, and President Obama for not doing enough to stop the terrorist group in its infancy, when it could have been “wiped out quickly and effectively.”
“Now it’s a very large group of people and its only getting bigger and if [Clinton] gets in, it will be massive and we won’t even have a country anymore,” he said. “We will be afraid to walk outside.”
“One other thing,” Trump added, “they are letting tens of thousands of people come in from Syria and nobody knows who these people are and a lot of those people are ISIS.”
Trump argued that Clinton is not “tough enough” to defeat ISIS.
“She’ll never get tougher,” he said. “It’s not going to happen.”