Donald Trump was the former President Trump Sunday, he Had previously rejected Russia’s attempt to attack the United States to Trade “Merchant of Death” arms dealer Viktor Bout for Former Marine Paul Whelan — insisting he I would never give up on someone who has done so. “killed untold numbers.”

“I turned down a deal with Russia for a one on one swap of the so-called Merchant of Death for Paul Whelan,” TrumpIn a Truth Social post, 76-year-old Judith said.

“I wouldn’t have made the deal for a hundred people in exchange for someone that has killed untold numbers of people with his arms deals.”

Bout, who was convicted on 2011 for conspiracy to Colombian terrorists supplied weapons to kill Americans, but was released last week in exchange for the return of WNBA star Brittney Griner.

Griner was sentenced to Nine years of experience Russian Forced labor camp after she was discovered with cannabis oil vape cartridges in her luggage when she arrived in Moscow in February.

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Following the high-profile incident swap, Trump Biden’s administration was immediately attacked, and they were called out immediately. Whelan — who has been detained in Russia on espionage charges since 2018 — should have been sent back to Griner is now in the USA

Officials from the US have stated that they tried to Secure the release of both Whelan Griner, Russia rejected to budge — insisting on the one-for-one swap Griner for Bout.

Even though he Shot down the Whelan-Bout swap During his time at the White House Trump Sunday, he insisted that he still “would have gotten Paul out.”

Viktor Bout, who was convicted in 2011 of conspiracy to kill Americans by supplying a Colombian terrorist group with weapons, was freed last week.
Viktor Bout was convicted in 2011 for conspiracy to Last week, a Colombian terrorist group was allowed to kill Americans. They were released.
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“The deal for Griner is crazy and bad. The taking wouldn’t have even happened during my Administration, but if it did, I would have gotten her out, fast!” Trump Without expounding, I wrote.

A top Biden administration official stated last week that Moscow was still accessible to Discuss Whelan’s possible future release, arguing that Russia “have things they want in this world.”

Shortly after Griner arrived back in Texas on Friday, Russian Vladimir Putin suggested that there might be more prisoner swaps.

Trump has previously said Paul Whelan, who has been detailed in Russia on espionage charges since 2018, should have been freed instead of Brittney Griner.
Trump Previously said Paul WhelanBrittney Griner should have released a man who has been in Russia since 2018 on espionage allegations.
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Putin spoke “everything is possible” When asked about future trades he replied: “compromises have been found” for The Bout-Griner Exchange

“We aren’t refusing to continue this work in the future,” The Russian Strongman added.

It comes after former national security adviser, John Bolton, told CBS last week that the Biden administration’s deal Russia was a “surrender.”

“This is not a deal. This is not a swap. This is a surrender,” Bolton stated.

“And terrorists and rogue states all around the world will take note of this, and it endangers other Americans in the future who can be grabbed and used as bargaining chips by people who don’t have the same morals and scruples that we do.”