Trump welcomes endorsement from 88 military leaders

Wednesday, 07 September 2016 - 7:09

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According to the Donald Trump campaign, Donald Trump has been endorsed by 88 former military leaders in an open letter.

The group of retired generals and admirals declared that the Republican nominee has the temperament to be commander-in-chief.

Trump, who has highlighted veterans' issues during his campaign, called their support "a great honour".

The letter released yesterday by his campaign was signed by four 4-star generals, and the former top brass stated they believe Trump is "more trusted to be commander-in-chief than Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton.