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Donald Trump Claims 'The Fake, Fake Disgusting News' Told Lies About His Meeting With The Queen

Date August 3, 2018 14:46

Donald Trump decided to use Twitter as his personal weapon again. The President has lashed out at “fake, fake, disgusting news” as he strongly rejected that he kept the Queen waiting on their meeting in the UK.

Slammed for being late

On July 13, The President and his First Lady arrived at Windsor Castle to meet the British monarch. It would have been a historic encounter strengthening the friendship between the two countries if not for one simple move, which some people regardered as disrespectful.

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Apparently, Donald and Melania kept the Queen waiting for around 15 minutes. Yes, they arrived on time, but did they break the protocol? The Twitter world thought so as the rule dictates that no one can arrive after the monarch.

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For that seemingly crucial mistake, Trump was brutally slammed by socila media users. But the President got tired of listening to people criticizing him so he decided to defend himself.

“Fake, fake, disgusting news”

Speaking at the Pennsylvania rally, The US leader claimed that “fake” news lied about his encounter with the Queen.  He said:

I'm waiting. I was about 15 minutes early and I'm waiting with my wife and that's fine. Hey, it's the Queen, right? We can wait. But I'm a little early. So, I then go up and meet the Queen and she is fantastic. We then go up and we have tea.

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The President continued, saying that the meeting lasted about an hour when usually it supposed to be 15 minutes and it all because he “got along” with the royal.

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Earlier in one of his interviews, Mr. Trump mentioned that he was really honored to meet the Queen, saying she is a “fantastic woman.”

People’s reaction to Trump’s comments

We are confused as to what actually happened at that meeting. Do you believe the President’s words?

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