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Navy SEAL officer who oversaw the Osama bin Laden raid suggests Trump could learn about 'integrity' from Obama and Bush

Posted On: Jun 18, 2019   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Navy SEAL officer who oversaw the Osama bin Laden raid suggests Trump could learn about 'integrity' from Obama and Bush

Retired US Navy Adm. William McRaven, a Navy SEAL who commanded the US Joint Special Operations Command, described President Donald Trump's predecessors as "men of great character" and said he hoped Trump would take cues from their presidencies.
"I had the opportunity to work for President and of course, President Obama," McRaven said during an interview on CNN. "And while I didn't agree with either men on every issue, they were men of great integrity and great character. And were always trying to do what was right for the nation."
McRaven said he believes Trump "tries to do" what he believes is right for the country, but added "he may want to look at the examples of the two presidents that came before him."
Trump, who never held political office prior to being elected president, signaled his reluctance in adhering to his predecessors' policies.
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