On Monday’s Good Morning Britain, Piers mentioned he feels the president was ‘despatched nuts’ by dropping the election and regretted supporting him prior to now.
Their friendship has not too long ago damaged down with Trump unfollowing the TV star on social media.
The presenter mentioned: ‘Horrendous, what we witnessed in America final week was one of many saddest factor I’ve ever needed to see, in a rustic I really like.
‘It was a mob of insurrectionists making an attempt a coup, inspired to struggle down on the Capitol, by their very own President.
Piers Morgan is ‘carried out’ with President Donald Trump (Image: Getty)
‘I’ve been saying this for some time, Trump has gone mad. I believe the pandemic, and the realisation he misplaced the election, have despatched him nuts.’
Piers continued: ‘To everybody who gave him the advantage of the doubt, together with me for a very long time, there’s little doubt I by no means ever imagined the particular person I’d recognized for 15 years can be able to inciting a mob to assault the Capitol and assault democracy itself.
‘He didn’t simply cross the road he trampled throughout that line and he’s now a risk to American democracy.’
As his co-host Susanna Reid defined the president may very well be ‘impeached or eliminated’, Piers replied: ‘He may very well be impeached if he’s deemed to be mentally unfit, and I believe there’s a good argument for that.’
He added that Trump had ‘culpability’ for ‘whipping that mob up for weeks into believing the falsehood that this election was stolen from him when it wasn’t.’
Piers beforehand interviewed President Trump in 2018 the place they mentioned subjects akin to his – since suspended – Twitter account, gun management, Brexit and local weather change.
Good Morning Britain airs weekdays from 6am on ITV.