September 8, 2016 10:07 AM EDT

Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson is taking fire for not knowing Aleppo, the Syrian city that is one of the epicenter of the refugee crisis.

The former New Mexico governor was on Morning Joe when he was asked what he would do about Aleppo if he were elected president.

“And what is Aleppo?” he responded.

Below is a full text of Johnson’s interview with MSNBC hosts Mika Brzezinski, Willie Geist and Mike Barnicle.

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