Donald Trump is “morally unfit” to be the US president, says former FBI director James Comey, who has returned to the center of attention ahead of publishing a memoir recounting the controversies he was involved in during the run-up to the 2016 US presidential election.
“Our president must embody respect and adhere to the values that are at the core of this country, the most important being truth,” Comey told ABC News in an interview that was published on Sunday Night. “This president is not able to do that. He is morally unfit to be president.”
The former FBI chief dismissed rumors flying around about Trump’s mental and physical incompetence to lead the White House.
“He strikes me as a person of above average intelligence who’s tracking conversations and knows what’s going on. I don’t think he’s medically unfit to be president. I think he’s morally unfit to be president,” he added.
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