A roundup of editorials Thursday questions President Donald Trump’s decision to make a soldier’s death a political issue.
Opinions from the Left:
Washington Post: What was needed was a moment of grace and dignity.
In uproar over presidential condolence calls, questions remain about what happened in Niger & the 4 soldiers' deaths https://t.co/RGyzDrlyJ9— NPR (@NPR) October 18, 2017
From The Miami Herald: How did the death of an American hero dissolve into a political fight?
Trump may want to study Lincoln, master of the wrenching art of presidential condolences https://t.co/YxZn2WO7WV— Washington Post (@washingtonpost) October 19, 2017
From the Los Angeles Times: The families of those who lost their lives deserve better, Mr. Trump.