Washington: U.S. President Donald Trump honoured wounded veterans and soldiers for their services as he welcomed them to the White House on Thursday.
It was an honor to host our American heroes from the @WWP #SoldierRideDC at the @WhiteHouse today with @FLOTUS, @VP and @SecondLady. #USA???? pic.twitter.com/puVTKwUfRp
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 6, 2017
Trump addressed them as part of the annual Wounded Warrior Project’s Soldier Ride.
Citing a source, CNN reported that Trump said “These are real heroes; I call them America’s winners, because they are winners.”
The president says soldiers and veterans have “risked all that you have” to protect the country.
“You’ve earned our freedom with your sweat and your blood and your incredible sacrifice.” Trump added.
The service members gathered in the White House with Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and their wives. (ANI)