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Sean Spicer Apologizes for Hitler & Holocaust Comments

Sean Spicer Apologizes for Hitler & Holocaust Comments

Sean Spicer has issued an apology for suggesting that Hitler did not use chemical weapons during the Holocaust.

The 45-year-old White House Press Secretary made the comment during a press briefing while condemning Syria’s chemical weapons attack last week.

“We didn’t even use chemical weapons in World War II,” Spicer said. “You had a — you know someone as despicable as Hitler who didn’t even sink to using chemical weapons.”

Click inside to read what Spicer said in his apology…

Spicer appeared on CNN’s Wolf Blitzer show on Tuesday night to offer an official apology after he tried to backtrack the comments during the press briefing.

“I was trying to make a point about the heinous acts that Assad had made against his own people last week using chemical weapons and gas,” Spicer said. “And frankly, I mistakenly used an inappropriate, insensitive reference to the Holocaust, for which there is no comparison. I apologize. It was a mistake to do that.”


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