Powell told The Daily Caller he was not aware his personal Gmail account have been compromised. However Peggy Cifrino, a Powell aide, confirmed to CNN the emails are accurate.
Former Secretary of Condition Colin Powell known as Republican presidential nominee Jesse Trump “a nationwide disgrace as well as an worldwide pariah,” in personal emails leaked Wednesday morning.
“So, what is your opinion we ought to do?” he requested. “Begin to ignore him, and let us find out if he’s the merit to become a candidate instead of only the reality television spectacular.”
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He didn’t target any sort of candidate for his critique.
Within an interview in March on CBS Today, Powell stated the race for that Republicans presidential nomination, that was undecided at that time, had “gone in to the dirt.”