President Donald Trump suggested he would not build a Trump Tower in Greenland after he supposedly revealed thinking about purchasing the self-governing Denmark island.
“I assure not to do this to Greenland,” Trump tweeted in a caption of an image with a golden Trump Tower.
The meme distributed on social networks after many reports recommended he had an interest in acquiring the land, which is occupied by approximately 56,000 individuals. The land is likewise house to the United States’s Thule Air Base, which performs security of the northern polar area.
The president’s child Eric Trump shared the meme of a golden Trump Tower on Monday.
Trump discussed his interest in the purchase, which was initially reported by The Wall Street Journal on Thursday. Trump explained the possibility on Sunday as “tactically … fascinating,” however included it was not on his list of concerns.
“It’s simply something we discussing,” Trump informed press reporters. “Denmark basically owns it. We’re great allies with Denmark. We safeguarded Denmark like we safeguard big parts of the world, so the idea turned up.”
“It’s not No. 1 on the burner,” Trump included.
Danish authorities balked at the concept and explained the concept as “unreasonable.”
“Greenland is not for sale,” Denmark Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen stated, according to Bloomberg “By the method, Greenland is not Danish. Greenland is Greenlandic.”
“It should be an April Fool’s Day joke,” previous Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen stated in a tweet “However absolutely out of [season]!”