MSNBC’s Joe ScarboroughCharles (Joe) Joseph ScarboroughBiden to CBS reporter: 'Why, why, why, why, why?' Controversial radio host Don Imus dies at 79 Scarborough: 'Teflon Joe' Biden weathering storm amid Warren's 'political bleeding' MORE, a frequent critic of President TrumpDonald John TrumpCNN's Don Lemon explains handling of segment after Trump criticism NPR reporter after Pompeo clash: Journalists don't interview government officials to score 'political points' Lawyer says Parnas can't attend Senate trial due to ankle bracelet MORE, on Thursday praised the president's speech commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Normandy invasion as “the most powerful” of his presidency.

Trump’s remarks were “the most powerful speech that he’s given as president of the United States, from certainly the most moving setting,” Scarborough said on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.”

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The remarks, in which Trump praised U.S. allies such as France and Britain for their role in the D-Day operation, “had to be reassuring” to the nations despite frequent verbal barbs between their leaders and Trump during his presidency, Scarborough added.

Scarborough compared Trump’s remarks to former President Reagan's well-received speech commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Normandy invasion.

Trump’s speech “measured up to the moment and really was a true salute to the unity of this day,” co-host Mika BrzezinskiMika Emilie BrzezinskiBiden to CBS reporter: 'Why, why, why, why, why?' Brzezinski on Sanders-Warren: Someone isn't telling the truth Scarborough to GOP: 'What job is worth selling your political soul over?' MORE, another frequent critic and Trump target, added.

Scarborough was not the only media figure who has frequent clashes with the president to offer praise for the speech Thursday morning.

CNN’s Jim AcostaJames (Jim) AcostaTrump unveils Space Force logo CNN hires former longtime CNBC correspondent John Harwood Martha McSally fundraises off 'liberal hack' remark to CNN reporter MORE said Trump “stayed on-script, stayed on-message and I think rose to the moment.”

Trump offered praise to the veterans who made the trip for the anniversary, calling them "among the greatest Americans who will ever live."

"To more than 170 veterans of the Second World War who join us today, you are among the very greatest Americans who will ever live," Trump said in his remarks. "You are the pride of our nation. You are the glory of our republic, and we thank you from the bottom of our hearts."

French President Emanuel Macron, speaking before Trump, praised the participants in the invasion and American involvement in the war.

“We know what we owe to you veterans: our freedom," Macron said. "On behalf of my nation, I just want to say thank you."