Former US President Donald Trump defended hosting the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Series at his own course in Bedminster, New Jersey, brushing off criticism from families of 9/11 victims by saying “nobody’s gotten to the bottom” of the 2001 terrorist attacks.
With families set to protest the golf event — being held just 80km from where the Twin Towers once stood — ESPN pressed Trump for a response to the controversy, the New York Post reported.
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“Well, nobody’s gotten to the bottom of 9/11, unfortunately, and they should have as to the maniacs that did that horrible thing to our city, to our country, to our world,” Trump said. “So nobody’s really been there.”
The former President then attempted to put a positive spin on the golf event, saying, “there are a lot of…