"I also hope that they will recognize that we can not in one breath speak of protecting Syrian babies and in the next close America's doors to them", she said.
The Women in the World conference in NY was the first public interview given by Clinton since she lost the Presidential Election.
Her plan would have seen the USA arm anti-Assad rebels "to provide back-up to what I thought would be a one-sided battle", she said, adding: "This was before [Islamic State]". "I think it's important that we all work together, regardless of the party or partisanship or anything else, and start acting like patriotic Americans because a foreign power meddled with our election", she said.
At the Lincoln Center in New York City on Thursday, hiking aficionado Hillary Clinton made clear she still doesn't accept much responsibility for losing the 2016 election. "I really believe we should have and still should take out his airfields and prevent him [Assad] from being able to bomb innocent people and drop sarin gas on them", said Clinton. "Right?" Clinton said in a jab at Trump.
Speaking in NY at a summit on women's issues on April 6, the former Democratic presidential nominee and first lady said Russian Federation meant to create "distrust and confusion" by hacking into and then leaking her party's internal e-mails to the media.
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The Nigerian figure is the second highest in the world, with China again accounting for most sentences of capital punishment. Arkansas, one of the 12 states yet to abolish the death penalty, has not been deterred by legal challenges.
Clinton did not shy away from criticizing the president and his policies.
Hillary Clinton speaks to the Children's Defense Fund in Washington, U.S., November 16, 2016.
Clinton's support for Trump's strike against Syria is unsurprising.
"By the time they finished with me, I was Typhoid Mary", she said, attributing her sharp decline in popularity to sexism directed against women who display ambition.
Asked if she would ever run for office again, Clinton said a couple of times that she is set on finding "interesting things" to do with her life - without outright rejecting the suggestion of another political campaign.
Clinton may not be seeking in public office anymore, but she still knows how to get a crowd going! What the underlying reasons were, I'm trying to parse out myself.
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