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In first message since inauguration, ISIS calls Trump an 'idiot'

The Islamic State released a 36-minute audio message on Tuesday that called President Trump a "stupid idiot" who is leading a "bankrupt" country.

This is believed to be the first time since Trump's inauguration in January that ISIS has had a direct message for him, NBC News reports. A U.S.-led coalition is targeting the terrorist organization in Syria and Iraq, and Trump has long said his goal is to "totally obliterate" the group. In its statement, ISIS said Trump does not know anything about Syria or Iraq, has an extreme "hatred" of Islam, and has declared a "war" on the religion.