Trump Officials Contradict The President When Offering Justifications For Soleimani Killing

  • Published: 14 January 2020
  • Administration officials like Sec. of State Mike Pompeo and Sec. of Defense Mark Esper continue to offer inconsistent explanations of the Trump administration's justification for the targeted killing of Iranian general Qasem Soleimani in Baghdad. #Colbert #Comedy #Monologue

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Comments • 743

  • Robert Sprouse
    Robert Sprouse  57 minutes back

    Anybody else think Colbert is a idiot!!! I do I do.

    • Regina Garcia
      Regina Garcia  3 hours back

      We don't know precisely when and we don't know precisely where but we are sure the attacks are imminent. How lame is that explanation? These morons must think we are all as stupid as they are.

      • Nick Messner
        Nick Messner  3 hours back

        The thing that should scare you is that Trump isn't the only one who sounds foolish all the time. Literally every member of his cabinet comes off like a complete moron every time you put a mic in their face.

        • Priscilla Jimenez
          Priscilla Jimenez  9 hours back

          4:00 doesn't that classify as torture?

          • thefilthygamer
            thefilthygamer  9 hours back

            It the us this is called Swating people and it happens all the time people are having the police kill who they don't like

            • Mark Dowse
              Mark Dowse  14 hours back

              Imminent has a meaning that is nothing like the meaning of 'eminent'.
              But the word being used, abused and mis-used by the GOP is 'imminent'.
              BTW, it means immediately about to happen. 😊

              • John Roberts
                John Roberts  17 hours back

                Tube tops are called boob tubes ! 👍😁😂

                • Beth Lind
                  Beth Lind  22 hours back

                  And Denmark tooo

                  • Irish Guy
                    Irish Guy  1 days back

                    Damn Esper, all that kickback money and you can’t even buy a decent toupee?

                    • Jane Anderson
                      Jane Anderson  1 days back

                      Trumps actions lead to the death of 176 people, 60 of whom were canadian. it would be nice if america seemed to give a fuck.

                      • Claire Will
                        Claire Will  1 days back

                        Holy screwballs batman .... so, anyone on a whim can collude as war criminals to kill others on foreign soil.

                        • Doka Saku
                          Doka Saku  1 days back

                          I love mr Trump for what he had just done with that bastard Sulemaini

                          • Alejandro Kaplan
                            Alejandro Kaplan  1 days back

                            You will think a man can believe

                            • louis upham
                              louis upham  1 days back

                              Who cares the pricks dead nothing will change that

                              • JEANNETTE JOHNSON
                                JEANNETTE JOHNSON  2 days back

                                Change ALL codes !!!

                                • CJCryer Buzz
                                  CJCryer Buzz  2 days back

                                  Dirty Donny “believes” people wash the same dishes in their dishwasher 15 times.
                                  How the hell did America get here?

                                  • SquidGunman
                                    SquidGunman  2 days back

                                    The liberals want you to believe the Iranian General was in Baghdad to vacation at the local Busch Gardens.

                                    • james sisoutham
                                      james sisoutham  2 days back

                                      Give Trump to Iran 👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍

                                      • Shawn Smith
                                        Shawn Smith  2 days back

                                        💥💥Solid Burn💥💥

                                        • A Warrior of Christ
                                          A Warrior of Christ  2 days back

                                          Yes, and Bush and company believed that there were Weapons of Mass Destruction in Iraq but they did not find any!

                                          • susan willmore
                                            susan willmore  2 days back

                                            God trump is such an idiot!

                                            • peter g
                                              peter g  2 days back

                                              stereotypes are hilarious!

                                              • Jack Hackman
                                                Jack Hackman  2 days back

                                                Why doesn't I.P. Trump have spell check?  Can't afford it!!!! (oh, I.P. is impeached president).

                                                • Eduardo Rais
                                                  Eduardo Rais  2 days back

                                                  since when presidents of the usa worry about legal issues. through their military they have been murdering people all over the planet. over a million people murdered in lybia, the guilty parties: usa, france and england, over a million murdered in iraq: guilty parties based on lies: the usa and the rest of nato and australia, the then prime minister of australia john howard admitted it was lies and he was ashamed, he should be in jail the bastard, over 500,00,00 murdered in syria, guilty parties: the usa, nato, australia but there is more: the most recent one: bolivia, and: el salvador, guatemala, nicaragua, panama, granada, africa, vietnam, and so many more.

                                                  • Michael Orozco
                                                    Michael Orozco  2 days back

                                                    BERNIE SANDERS 2020 #BERNIESANDERS2020 👍🏿👍🏻🇺🇸.

                                                    • Ric Gibbon
                                                      Ric Gibbon  2 days back

                                                      Sanders for president

                                                      • Wi1dCard
                                                        Wi1dCard  2 days back

                                                        Our president is booking assassinations in advance. Can you preorder ww3 nowadays?

                                                        • Jonathan Bush
                                                          Jonathan Bush  2 days back

                                                          Treasonous Trump

                                                          • Bert
                                                            Bert  2 days back

                                                            First video that I’ve liked from Stephen in awhile. Finally some half decent anti war talk.

                                                            • Brian Bart
                                                              Brian Bart  2 days back

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                                                              • maiano guillaume
                                                                maiano guillaume  2 days back

                                                                IF 911 hangs down on people who call them saying "I have the address of someone I want you to kill" they scare me a lot...

                                                                • Godfrey Jemand
                                                                  Godfrey Jemand  2 days back

                                                                  "Specifically" means. He, "Believes it would be 4 embassies."

                                                                  • Godfrey Jemand
                                                                    Godfrey Jemand  2 days back

                                                                    Trump Calls Pompeo, Pompous AAAAOOOO.

                                                                    • Aquarian Rabbit
                                                                      Aquarian Rabbit  2 days back

                                                                      Cobert, defending a terrorist, just like he does pedophiles.

                                                                      • serious
                                                                        serious  2 days back

                                                                        Looking through these comments and the various spellings of the word imminent, looks like a lot of people didn't use spell check...kind of like Drump.

                                                                        • Grazia A. Ezzi
                                                                          Grazia A. Ezzi  2 days back

                                                                          He deserved it .... justifications or not his death was a bless

                                                                        • Edward MacLennan
                                                                          Edward MacLennan  2 days back

                                                                          Probably, they did not alert the embassies, so probably, trump is a liar. Also, probably a traitor, a rapist, and a Russian stooge. Same level of likelihood of all of these. Which is to say, self evident.

                                                                          • glittery_cucumber
                                                                            glittery_cucumber  2 days back

                                                                            Trump administration going full on Laganja I FEEL VERY ATTACKED

                                                                            • Jeff Hickey
                                                                              Jeff Hickey  2 days back

                                                                              When you work for a habitual liar its impossible to cover up the crime.

                                                                              • Aniko Gyurcs
                                                                                Aniko Gyurcs  2 days back

                                                                                176 innocent people had to die because Trump and his bloodthirsty gang. I hate Trudeau but he is right the first time. We Canadians got killed because of Trump stupidity . Bravo republicans. Burn in Hell.

                                                                                • GolDreadLocks
                                                                                  GolDreadLocks  2 days back

                                                                                  Every tweet from rump proves how uneducated he really is!!

                                                                                  • Carlos Arias
                                                                                    Carlos Arias  2 days back

                                                                                    He used the racist cop technique!

                                                                                    • BishopDubois1
                                                                                      BishopDubois1  2 days back

                                                                                      MAGA 2020 !!!

                                                                                      • Al
                                                                                        Al  2 days back

                                                                                        Why do the Bloomberg videos have zero comments? Anyone else have this problem? I wonder if he paid for that privilege...

                                                                                        • Pfälzerwald Gumby
                                                                                          Pfälzerwald Gumby  2 days back

                                                                                          We in Germany are ready take on all of those Dutch refugees...and we know the difference between „eminent “ and „imminent“.

                                                                                          • James Harris
                                                                                            James Harris  2 days back

                                                                                            I think by now most of us are able to tell when Trump and his people are lying and covering up the truth. When their lips are moving and words are coming out.

                                                                                            • blueberries rasberries

                                                                                              FOX TV will spray perfume whatever FILTHY SMELLY LIES that the president and his stooges answers. #scarrystupid

                                                                                              • Arjan Stam
                                                                                                Arjan Stam  2 days back

                                                                                                "Imminent" rhymes with "incompetent", "imprisonment", "Republicans repent" and "incredibly content".