KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. — First was the British prime minister, who called Donald Trump “divisive, stupid and wrong.” Then came Britain’s Parliament, which denounced him with colorful language. The French prime minister, the Turkish president and a Saudi prince also weighed in: The Republican presidential front-runner, they agreed, was a demagogue disgracing the United States.
On Thursday, Pope Francis added the strongest voice yet to a growing chorus of world leaders taking a stand against the celebrity candidate — condemning Trump’s hard-line immigration agenda and suggesting he was not a Christian because of it.
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10:47 With a raucous rally in Cedar Rapids, Trump transports himself back to 201630
02:19 Back in campaign mode, Trump hits on immigration and a border wall42
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01:34 No questions allowed: Trump hails democratic bonds with India’s Modi while ignoring the press corps26