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PolitiFact: Checking President Trump's tweet on Gen. Pershing

Posted: 1:57 PM, Aug 18, 2017
Updated: 2017-08-18 17:57:07Z
PolitiFact: Checking President Trump's tweet on Gen. Pershing

Hours after a driver rammed a van into a crowded Barcelona thoroughfare, killing 13 in an attack ISIS claimed credit for, President Trump tweeted: 

The tweet echoes comments President Trump made on the campaign trail in February 2016 about a conflict over a century ago. 

PolitiFact rates it: False.

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