The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.
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- Was with great people last night in Fort Myer, Virginia. The future of our country is strong! [0646 EDT]
- We pray for our fallen heroes who died while serving our country in the @USNavy aboard the #USSJohnSMcCain, and their families. [1515 EDT]
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