Fox News anchor Bret Baier sat down with President Trump aboard Air Force One on his way back from meeting North Korea's Kim Jong Un in Singapore, and he gently reminded Trump that Kim is a brutal dictator. "You know, he is a killer," Baier told Trump, in an interview broadcast Wednesday night. "I mean, he's clearly executing people." Trump said "he's a tough guy" and "a very smart guy, he's a great negotiator, but I think we understand each other." "But he's still done some really bad things," Baier interjected. Trump wasn't swayed: "Yeah, but so have a lot of other people done some really bad things." The New York Times' Maggie Haberman called Trump's reply "whataboutism to normalize dictatorial brutality."
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