October 18, 2016 8:37 pm
Updated: October 19, 2016 11:45 am

Donald Trump bringing Barack Obama’s brother to 3rd presidential debate

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Donald Trump‘s campaign is bringing President Barack Obama‘s half-brother to the third and final presidential debate on Wednesday.

The campaign confirms that Obama’s Kenyan-born half-brother Malik will be in the audience during the final showdown between Trump and rival Hillary Clinton.

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Malik tells the New York Post that he’s “excited to be at the debate” and says, “Trump can make America great again.”

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Trump also tells the paper that Malik, “gets it far better than his brother.”

The candidates have been using their debate guests as a tool to try to get inside their rivals’ heads. Clinton is bringing frequent Trump critic and billionaire Mark Cuban and Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Meg Whitman.

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Trump invited to the most recent debate three of the women who accused former President Bill Clinton of sexually harassing or assaulting them years ago.

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