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Trump ad asks people to support the troops. But it uses a picture of Russian jets and rifles – POLITICO

Trump ad asks people to support the troops. But it uses a picture of Russian jets and rifles - POLITICO 1Ruslan Pukhov, director of the Centre for Analysis of Strategies and Technologies in Moscow, confirmed that the planes are Russian MiG-29s, and also said the soldier on the far right in the ad carries an AK-74 assault rifle.

The Trump Make America Great Again Committee is run by both the Republican National Committee and the campaign. Most of the low-dollar and digital donations raised by the committee goes to the campaign.

The image in the ad is a stock photo available on Shutterstock.com with the title “Military silhouettes of soldiers and airforce against the backdrop of sunset sky.” The creator of the image, named “BPTU,” says they are based in Andorra, but did not respond to a Facebook message.

Source: Trump ad asks people to support the troops. But it uses a picture of Russian jets. – POLITICO