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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's misfires on Iran, trade and that wall

 


WASHINGTON (AP) — In President Donald Trump's reckoning, an Iran tamed by him no longer cries "death to America," the border wall with Mexico is proceeding apace, the estate tax has been lifted off the backs of farmers, the remains of U.S. soldiers from North Korea are coming home and China is opening its wallet to the U.S. treasury for the first time in history.

These statements range from flatly false to mostly so.

Here's a week of political rhetoric in review:

IRAN:

TRUMP, speaking about Iranians "screaming 'death to America'" when Barack Obama was in the White House: "They haven't scr...



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