"Russia was an excuse used by the Democrats when they lost the election", the USA leader said in an interview with Fox News.
"They sat in a room and they said, 'Wow, we look bad.' The morning after - in fact it's been written about in various books or a book - but they said, 'Why did you lose the election?' 'Ah, it was Russian Federation!"
The somber ceremony is "one of the oldest traditions in the Army, which dates back to the Revolutionary War", according to the U.S. Army website.
Specifically aimed at NFL stars like Colin Kaepernick, who gained national and worldwide attention for protesting before the start of games during the National Anthem, Trump condemned the silent demonstration that has since went viral on the field by several other NFL players. Civilians are required to place their hand over their heart. The tradition also requires service members who are driving vehicles on a military base to pull over and render a salute. It is traditional for both military members and civilians to pause and pay their respects when it is played, though Trump, despite being the commander-in-chief and therefore the highest-ranking member of the military, did not seem to realize this and remained seated.
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"Wouldn't you love to see one of these National Football League owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say, 'Get that son of a b***h off the field right now, out, he's fired". "You know, some owner is going to do that". "You can not disrespect our country, our flag, our anthem, you can not do that", Trump said.
"At a time when so many Americans are inspiring our nation with their courage, resolve, and resilience, now, more than ever, we should rally around our Flag and everything that unites us".
Trump later took to his Twitter page confirming Pence and Second Lady Karen's departure from the game came at his request. I am proud of him and Karen'. "I stand with President Trump, I stand with our soldiers, and I will always stand for our Flag and our National Anthem".