DeSantis to Newsmax: Trump Prone to ‘Rhetorical Flourishes’ on Ukraine

Former President Donald Trump’s claim he can end Russia’s war in Ukraine in “24 hours” is hyperbole, but one grounded in the right principles, according to Florida GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis on Newsmax.

“I don’t know that it could be done in 24 hours — he’s prone to rhetorical flourishes,” DeSantis told Thursday’s “Eric Bolling The Balance.”

“But I do think that his instinct of trying to get a settlement rather than trying to have this thing become a war of attrition — or heaven forbid escalate, with Russia having the largest nuclear arsenal in the world — I do think that’s the right instinct.”

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