Kasparov: Comparing USA to Russia like comparing surgeon to Jack the Ripper

Kasparov: Comparing USA to Russia like comparing surgeon to Jack the Ripper
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The chairman of the Human Rights Foundation, Russian chess master Garry Kasparov, criticized President TrumpDonald John TrumpHow to stand out in the crowd: Kirsten Gillibrand needs to find her niche Countdown clock is on for Mueller conclusions Omar: White supremacist attacks are rising because Trump publicly says 'Islam hates us' MORE Sunday for implying this weekend that the United States isn’t so pure when it comes to condemning Russia’s human rights record. 

“Comparing the USA to Putin's Russia is like comparing a surgeon to Jack the Ripper because they both cut people with knives,” Kasparov tweeted, referencing Russian President Vladimir Putin and the 19th-century London serial killer who slashed his victims. 

 

 

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Trump in an interview with Fox News’s Bill O’Reilly on Sunday said he respected Putin and shot back when O’Reilly emphasize that Putin is “a killer.”

"There are a lot of killers. We've got a lot of killers. What, you think our country is so innocent?" Trump said.