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Donald J. Trump for President

Trump Ad Shows Morocco Instead of Mexican Border

The campaign said the use of the footage was "intentional."

By Kate Grumke | January 4, 2016

Donald Trump's new TV ad brings up border security.

"And he'll stop illegal immigration by building a wall on our southern border that Mexico will pay for," the ad said.

One problem: That's not the southern border. That's Morocco.

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The video came from an Italian TV network in 2014, according to PolitiFact.

PolitiFact rated this "Pants on Fire."

But Trump's campaign says it wasn't an accident.

"TRUMP CAMPAIGN MNGR: 'No shit its not the Mexican border but thats what our country is going to look like if we don't do anything,'" NBC's Katy Tur tweeted.

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