US President Donald Trump speaks during a rally at Yuma International Airport in Arizona on Tuesday. Photo: AFPUS President Donald Trump speaks during a rally at Yuma International Airport in Arizona on Tuesday. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump speaks during a rally at Yuma International Airport in Arizona on Tuesday. Photo: AFP

Donald Trump wanted to swap ‘dirty’ Puerto Rico for Greenland, says ex-official

  • Former Homeland Security chief of staff says he did not take president’s remarks, made after hurricanes ravaged US territory, as a joke
  • Danish PM had rejected Trump’s 2019 proposal to buy Greenland as ‘absurd’, prompting president to cancel visit

Topic |   US Presidential Election 2020
US President Donald Trump speaks during a rally at Yuma International Airport in Arizona on Tuesday. Photo: AFPUS President Donald Trump speaks during a rally at Yuma International Airport in Arizona on Tuesday. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump speaks during a rally at Yuma International Airport in Arizona on Tuesday. Photo: AFP
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