Trump repeatedly suggested invading Venezuela, stunning top aides – report

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/jul/04/trump-suggested-invading-venezuela-report

The administration officials are said to have taken turns in trying to talk the president out of the idea in August of last year Donald Trump repeatedly raised the possibility of invading Venezuela in talks with his top aides at the White House, according to a new report.Trump brought up the subject of an invasion in public in August last year, saying: “We have many options for Venezuela, including a possible military option, if necessary.” But the president’s musings about the possibility of a US invasion were more extensive and persistent than that public declaration, according to the Associated Press. Continue reading…

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