Sarah Sanders says Atlantic report ‘couldn’t be further from the truth’

In this June 11, 2019 file photo, then-White House press secretary Sarah Sanders talks with reporters outside the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

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UPDATED 9:38 AM PT – Monday, September 7, 2020

Former White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders released a video vigorously defending the president amid The Atlantic’s report claiming he insulted fallen soldiers.

In the video posted Sunday, Sanders said President Trump has “the greatest amount of respect” for our armed forces. The former official also noted she has watched the president fight to make sure the men and women our military have the resources they need.

Sanders then detailed how the president handled his talks with the families of fallen soldiers. In her tweet accompanying the video, Sanders slammed The Atlantic’s report as quote “an insult to journalism.”

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