Anti-Defamation League Offers To Educate Sean Spicer On Holocaust
"I shouldn't have done it and I won't do it again", Spicer told CNN in an interview.
Spicer claimed during a press conference that Adolf Hitler didn't sink to the level of Syrian tyrant Bashar Assad and use chemical gas to kill to his own people.
Cramer was commenting on Spicer after a Tuesday comparison of the two leaders, during which Spicer made reference to Hitler to emphasize the atrocities of al-Assad's regime. Spicer responded: "He brought them into the Holocaust centers - I understand that".
Later asked to explain, Spicer said he meant to say that Hitler had not used chemical weapons in battlefield situations as Assad did last week.
On Tuesday, Spicer said Syria's chemical weapons attack on civilians was worse than anything Hitler did.
Spicer's comments drew a sharp rebuke from both US Jewish groups and politicians, including calls for his resignation from House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and the New York-based Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect.
Pence says US stands by ally Japan on North Korea problem
In Japan, Pence's two main goals are to spur increased USA access to Japanese markets and strengthen Japanese foreign investment. But what is to prevent Xi from pocketing Trump's concessions and continuing on the strategic course China has long pursued? U.S.
"When you come to Syrian gas, he was not using it on his own people", said Spicer. "Any attack on innocent people is reprehensible and inexcusable". The letter said that while he's apologized for his remarks, they "exposed a serious gap in your knowledge of the Holocaust, its impact, and the lessons we can learn from it".
A reporter yelled out that the Jews had been gassed. "But if I'm President Trump, I'm like, well Jesus Christ, we're a laughingstock".
"While Jewish families across America celebrate Passover, the chief spokesman of this White House is downplaying the horror of the Holocaust", she said in a statement.
"If you basically put down a red line and say don't use chemical weapons, and it's been enforced in the Western community, around the world - worldwide community for decades - don't use chemical weapons", Mr. Matthews said in 2013 on MSNBC's "Morning Joe". "What did the Nazis use to exterminate millions of Jews if not chemicals in their death camps?"
The White House Press secretary serves as a messenger between the president and the American people.
But that one would have condemned the USA missile strikes ordered by President Donald Trump in response to the chemical attack. Orrin Hatch, also of Utah, said he had "strong reservations" about authorizing the use of force in Syria.
Navy posted a photo of the aircraft carrier sailing Saturday in the Sunda Strait off the coast of Indonesia. Defense Secretary James Mattis told reporters April 11 that the Carl Vinson was " on her way up there ".
While Mnuchin says he still expects tax reform to happen sometime in 2017, there's no guarantee that's realistic either. Among the key sticking points is a "border adjusted" plan that would, in effect, tax imports while exempting exports.
It is not clear how Trump, now a federal employee, will navigate continuing ties to far-flung foreign business interests. I hate shopping, and I will go get some myself today", Conway said on national television in February.
This week, opposition leaders called demonstrators to the streets on Wednesday in what they dubbed the "mother of all marches". PRESIDENT NICOLAS MADURO, Venezuela (through interpreter): The time for combat has arrived, my fellow patriots.
The centre of the poppy is formed by a newly-unveiled sculpture of pairs of soldiers' feet by New Zealand artist Helen Pollock. Military boots symbolizing dead soldiers are seen at Canadian National Memorial in Vimy, France on Sunday.
UFC 210 was full of controversy and head scratchers in different areas, and Twitter was all over every aspect of the night. The Olympian talked about his fight before stating how he hoped that this was not Johnson's last fight in the UFC .
South Korean government officials said Pence's statement did not necessarily mean a complete overhaul of the agreement. Pence in a small group and hearing the vice president's speech to businesspeople at a Tokyo hotel on Wednesday.
Nevertheless, the US reportedly directed two additional aircraft carrier groups toward the Korean Peninsula this week. Pence is on a 10-day Asia trip that will also take him to Indonesia and Australia.
He added that the event is run completely by about 100 volunteers that will ensure everything runs smoothly throughout the day. The Student Activities Board hosted its 27th annual hunt at Peaks to Plains Park on the MSUB campus.
Pyongyang has threatened the U.S. with an "all-out war", asserting that it will continue to test missiles on a regular basis. Pyongyang, meanwhile, has continued to say that it will respond to any aggression by the USA with a nuclear attack.
This is a great little move from Apple, as it ensures that users get at least something in return rather than nothing at all. With stock of the iPad 4 on the decline, Apple is resorted to providing the more recent iPad Air 2 as replacements units.
Palace fight back to force 2-2 draw with Leicester
Diego Simeone intends to "squeeze the maximum" out of Atletico Madrid in the closing stages of the season. And the players don't hide that fact. "Cramp can turn into a pull, so it was just a precaution".
Patriots have 34 players present for Trump White House visit
Wide receiver Danny Amendola also skipped the visit, thanking Trump " for the shout out " and saying he had a funeral to attend. Tom Brady His statement came after word of former teammate Aaron Hernandez's suicide, but Brady did not mention him.
Russian police check suspicious object in St. Petersburg
No one has claimed responsibility for the bombing, but Russian trains and planes have often been targeted by Islamist militants. The driver appeared in front of reporters on Tuesday looking exhausted but not visibly shaken by the events of the previous day.
Trump Orders Review of the H-1B Visa Process
United States authorities will also conduct site visits to check on employers who hire H-1B visa holders over Americans. The ban is also expected to levy a blow to the tech industry, as many foreign nationals immigrate on the H-1B visa.
Pepsi Pulls Controversial Kendall Jenner Ad
Detractors were quick to criticize the ad for appropriating protest and resistance culture in the name of shilling soda. Evans, 35, is a nurse and mom who was arrested in July 2016 for protesting against police brutality in Baton Rouge, LA.
Vargas pitches Royals to 2-0 win over Bumgarner, Giants
Salvador Perez added an RBI single in the eighth, just the third run surrendered by Giants relievers in the past nine games. If the Giants' rough 5-9 start wasn't enough to worry fans, the potential departure of a key contributor might just do it.
Record-breaking debut for newest 'Fast and Furious' flick
Yet, the 100.2 million haul is still the second highest first-weekend domestic gross of the eight films in the series. Its opening figures saw it marginally overtake the $529m (£421.8m) secured by 2015's Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Nats' Jayson Werth leaves game with groin spasm
The last time the Nationals hit two grand slams in one game was July 27, 2009 at Milwaukee, when Josh Willingham hit both. Mookie Betts entered Wednesday in the midst of an incredible streak of consecutive plate appearances without a strikeout.
MPs clear way for general election on June 8
Elections are now set for 2020, just a year after the scheduled completion of Brexit talks. The Conservatives are expected to publish their manifesto in the week starting May 8.
Jose Abreu: Abreu goes 3-for-4 with an RBI vs Yankees
Bench coach Joe McEwing, known for his boundless enthusiasm, went to the mound to remove Holland in an animated pitching change. Fortunately, he popped out to Austin Romine, rather than bumbling into a double or triple play. "They want that opportunity".
Dubnyk, Wild beat Blues 2-0 to avoid elimination
Dubnyk's second playoff shutout came nearly two years to the day of his first, also against the Blues on April 20, 2015. To Dubnyk's credit, that's exactly what the Wild did in front of its goaltender in Game 4.