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Trump cancels visit to Denmark after PM rejects sale of Greenland

1 month ago   |   By Al Jazeera

US president was scheduled to hold talks with Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen at the end of August.
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'Look forward to rescheduling': Trump scraps entire trip to Denmark after its prime minister rejected his idea of buying Greenland

'Look forward to rescheduling': Trump scraps entire trip to Denmark after its prime minister rejected his idea of buying Greenland

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

President Donald Trump said in a tweet that he scrapped plans to meet with Denmark's prime minister after she rebuffed his idea of possibly purchasing the autonomous island of Greenland.
A White House official later told Insider that Trump's entire visit to Denmark was canceled.
Trump previously said the idea to purchase Greenland was not on his list of priorities, and that it was not the sole basis for his visit to Denmark.
"The Prime Minister was able to save a great deal of expense and effort for both the United States and Denmark by being so direct," Trump said in a tweet. "I thank her...
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President Trump Cancels Trip to Denmark After Greenland Spat

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

The president said on Twitter that he was reacting to the Danish prime minister's rejection of his interest in buying Greenland from Denmark.
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