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  President Trumps Statement on Veterans Day  CSPAN  November 11, 2017 6:23pm-6:28pm EST

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shirley talks about the future of the republican party in the trump era. watch washington journal live at 7:00 a.m. eastern sunday morning. join the discussion. next, a couple of statements commemorating veterans day. first, we will hear president trump, followed by the democratic weekly address by senator jon tester. mr. trump: on this wonderful veterans day, i want to express the incredible gratitude of the entire american nation to the millions and millions of veteran who bravely defended our nation strongorm, and the families whose unwavering love and support allowed you to answer it the call of duty. service, andur patriot view tier profound patriotism and love of country.
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you have earned our freedom with your strength, determination, and truly unbreakable resolve. thisca's veterans are country's greatest national treasure. there is nothing close. you are the best role models for our youngest citizens, and you are the constant reminder of all that is good, decent, and brave. allhave given this country that you have to give, and just as you for fill your duty to america, now america must for fill our duty to all of you. that our veterans are given the care and support they so richly deserve. it is the highest honor of my life to serve as the commander-in-chief of our heroic armed forces and our obligation to our courageous men and women is absolute. we must provide our service members with the best equipment,
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in thees, and training world, and we must ensure that support continues after our heroes return to civilian life as veterans. we are very, very proud of them. today, i ask all americans to show their love, support, and gratitude to you, our veterans, the men and women who make freedom possible to protect america against all of its enemies, who sacrifice -- whose sacrifice forges the noble bonds of peace. there is nobody will -- nobody like you. the battlefields where you fought for our flag and the cities and towns that live in freedom only because of you. your strength is america's buying. your devotion is america's soul, and your patriotism is america's beating heart. so today and every day, the shared heart of the american people beats with pride for our
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beloved veterans. on behalf of myself, melania, my entire family, and a grateful nation, thank you to each and every one of america's veterans. and yourless you families, and may god bless the united states of america. thank you. >> on veterans day, wii's to remember and honor the enduring sacrifice of men and women -- we pause to remember and honor the enduring sacrifice of our men and women in uniform. from the greatest iteration of world war ii to the veterans of korea and vietnam, those who came before us courageously defended our freedom and helped make america the nation it is today. now, after more than a decade oven tang almonds military conflicts across the globe, the -- of entanglements