Today, he's going to take that nation [US] back to the old days of conflict, war and everything. I mean, he reminds me of Hitler. That's the way he started speaking,
He has offended Mexico, Mexicans, [and] immigrants. He has offended the Pope. He has offended the Chinese. He's offended everybody,
Fox told CNN in a phone interview.
Vincent Fox, 73, served as Mexico's president from 2000 to 2006.
Fox’s latest remarks come just a day after he criticized Trump’s plan to make Mexico pay for a wall between the Mexico-US border.
I'm not going to pay for that f***ing wall,
Fox said in an interview with Jorge Ramos earlier this week.
FMR PRES of Mexico, Vicente Fox horribly used the F word when discussing the wall. He must apologize! If I did that there would be a uproar!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 25, 2016
This is not the first time someone refers to Trump as Hitler. In 1990 when Donald and Ivana Trump were filing a divorce, Ivana told her lawyer Michael Kennedy that her husband kept a collection of Hitler's speeches in his bedside cabinet, and would read them from time to time.
CNN reported last month Anne Frank's stepsister accused Trump of "acting like another Hitler," and in December, former New Jersey Gov. Christine Todd Whitman invoked Hitler when discussing Trump's plan to temporarily ban Muslims from entering the U.S.
"If you go and look at your history and you read your history in the lead-up to the Second World War, this is the kind of rhetoric that allowed Hitler to move forward,"