Shortly after the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, President Donald Trump called New Yorkers “very strong and resilient” in an interview with a German television station.
In an interview conducted blocks from Ground Zero, Trump, then a celebrity real estate tycoon, said, “I’ve never seen anything like it.”
“The devastation,” he said. “The human life that’s been just wasted, for no reason whatsoever. It is a terrible scene. It is a terrible sight. But New Yorkers are very strong and resilient, and they’ll rebuild quickly.” – READ MORE[contentcards url=”http://www.theblaze.com/news/2017/09/11/flashback-trump-says-in-post-911-interview-new-yorkers-are-very-strong-and-resilient/” target=”_blank”]