President Trump’s achievements are “incredible” compared to the rhetoric heard against him, Rep Michael Waltz, R-Fla., Said Wednesday in reaction to the commander-in-chief nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize for its role in the Israel-United Arab Emirates peace agreement.
Waltz told “Fox & Friends” he wanted to see Trump receive the Nobel Peace Prize and if there was a “fair vote,” he would get it.
“President Obama got it for what it usually has and is blinking, so, if you look at the actual achievements – which is really the story of [Trump’s] presidency – you will see what he is really doing compared to all the rhetoric that is there, and it is unbelievable, “the congressman said.
TRUMP NOMINATED FOR NORWEGIAN OFFICIAL NOBEL PEACE PRIZE, CITING ISRAEL-UAE PEACE DEAL
The nomination submitted by Christian Tybring-Gjedde, a member of the Norwegian Parliament, praised Trump for his efforts towards resolving long-standing conflicts around the world.
“For his merit, I think he has done more trying to create peace between nations than the other nominees for the Peace Prize,”; Tybring-Gjedde, a four-term member of Parliament, which also serves as chairman of the Norwegian delegation to the NATO Parliamentary Assembly, told Fox News in an exclusive interview.
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“What we saw was a bulk shift underneath [President Trump’s] leadership, “Waltz said of how the president has handled the Israel-UAE deal.” I think you will see more movements from Bahrain, from Oman and from other countries realizing that Israel is a liberal democracy here. to stay – the greatest ally of the United States.
“The alignment you see is vis-à-vis Iran, and the last thing those countries want is a repeat of the Obama-Biden years with a complete difference of their security interests in the United States in Mullahs in Iran so that’s what drives this alignment, “Waltz said.
Fox News’ Jon Decker contributed to this report.