Chris Kyle's Iraqi Interpreter Has Blistering Message for All the Protesters Over Trump's 'Muslim Ban'
This week, President Trump has sparked lots of controversy with a series of executive orders.
The one that's been getting the most attentionof late bars visa entry for 90 days for people coming from the following seven countries: Libya, Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Yemen, and Somalia.
There's been major consternation over the order, due to its inclusion of interpreters who help the U.S. military in Iraq. In some circles, it's being called an all-out “Muslim ban.”
Independent Journal Review wanted to get a take from someone who understands what it's like to live in a country rife with jihadists.
We talked to Johnny Walker, who worked as Chris Kyle's Iraqi translator during the Iraq War.
Walker held nothing back:
"I agree 100% with President Trump's decision. The national security of the United States is a paramount issue.
All President Trump is doing is ensuring that people can go about their day without living in so much fear. Women won't have to worry about walking around the mall; kids won't have to worry about going to the school.
Look, these countries don't have a database that keeps track of its citizens. And we can't depend on a government database in countries that do, because if they have one it has a political agenda behind it.
It wouldn't be hard for someone to get into the U.S. whose loyalty lies with ISIS or a militia aligned with Iran. While the militia isn't necessarily our enemy right now, they don't have loyalty to the U.S., they are loyal to the interests of the government that funds them. And that government says “Death to America.”
ISIS's strongholds are in Iraq and Syria. We all know what they want to do to Americans."
He pointed out how some of the Iraqi government is involved with terrorism: