President Trump: "The other reason I'm here today is to personally thank you and every service member throughout this region for the near elimination of the ISIS territorial caliphate in Iraq and in Syria." https://t.co/WKMnssnWIN pic.twitter.com/ilW6xIdpq8— The Hill (@thehill) December 27, 2018
First Lady Melania Trump visits with US troops in Iraq during a surprise visit Wednesday. (Shealah Craighead) pic.twitter.com/tH5REDXrLj— Andrew Malcolm (@AHMalcolm) December 27, 2018
By the time this was posted, the President and Mrs. Trump were in Iraq with the troops. https://t.co/g9ACNO5hxn— Brit Hume (@brithume) December 26, 2018
Yes, Ma’am. Trump read this tweet when it was posted and time-traveled himself back to yesterday and flew to Iraq. Genius take.— Brit Hume (@brithume) December 26, 2018
'Ouch'! Brit Hume dumps ice-cold water all over Soledad O'Brien's 'genius take' on Trump's Iraq visit https://t.co/MVenB5qUvZ— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) December 26, 2018
The President left for Iraq on Tuesday night to visit troops. https://t.co/zk3LoE6Yyn— Brit Hume (@brithume) December 26, 2018
Does a trip to Iraq to visit troops not count?— Kaelan Dorr (@KDORR_USA) December 26, 2018
Just asking, because @NBCNews must have known this wasn't true when they hit send on this tweet.
Please remove "News" from your Twitter handle - thank you. https://t.co/ByB5epFJ0G
On the second day of Christmas my true love gave to me,— LB (@beyondreasdoubt) December 26, 2018
Two tweets that aged poorly
After Fake News Reports, Media Now Claim Trump's Christmas Visit to U.S. Troops Was Obvious | Breitbart https://t.co/4UTGMK7IlX— Joel B. Pollak (@joelpollak) December 26, 2018
CNN Anchor: Trump is the Grinch Who Stole Christmas By Visiting Troops in Iraq— Townhall.com (@townhallcom) December 27, 2018
The folks at CNN are having a meltdown over President Trump's surprise visit to troops in Iraq on Tuesday.