President Trump Donald John TrumpTrump takes advantage of recent survey data and says the internal numbers are "the strongest we've ever had" Speak to Trump MORE on Monday night [Tweet] and tweet a edited photo showing a Trump Tower in Greenland and respond to reports that he has expressed interest in buying the island area.
I promise not to do this to Greenland! pic.twitter.com/03DdyVU6HA
̵1; Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 20, 2019
The tweet comes after reports that Trump's idea that the United States is buying Greenland, has circulated. an autonomous possession of Denmark. Trump recognized the possibility himself and called it a "strategically interesting" plan.
"Strategically, it's interesting and we'd be interested, but we'll talk to them a bit, it's not the number one burner," Trump told reporters at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, on Sunday and compared him a "big real estate business".
"And strategically for the United States, it would be great, and we are a great ally of Denmark, and we help Denmark and protect Denmark," he said.
Greenland and mainland officials categorically rejected the idea last week
"We are open to business, but we are not selling it," said Ane Lone Bagger, Greenland's Foreign Minister.
Earlier Monday, Trump's son Eric Trump Eric Frederick TrumpHouse – Chairman warns foreign governments to stop spending money on Trump Properties Trump Jr. refuses conflicts of interest, promotes proje cts in Indonesia New York judge allows part of the lawsuit against Trump and his children to proceed.
"I know nothing about you, but I love the concept of buying Greenland, "Eric Trump signed the photo.