Republican front-runner Donald Trump received laughs Monday night when he made a comment about the Iranian nuclear deal in remarks at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee annual conference.
"I've studied this issue in great detail. I would say actually greater by far than anybody else," Trump told the audience, prompting laughter.
The laughter did not go unnoticed. Journalists and political pundits quickly pointed it out on Twitter.
AIPAC crowd laughs when Trump claims to be the world’s No1 expert on the Iran deal…— Rhys Blakely (@Rhys Blakely)1458599815.0
Crowd laughs when Trump says he's studied Iran deal more than anyone else,"believe me!"— Jessica Taylor (@Jessica Taylor)1458599695.0
Trump's speech, nevertheless, was well-received at the AIPAC conference. The audience gave him a standing ovation at the conclusion of his speech.
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