(CNN)President Donald Trump took credit Thursday for recently restored communications between North Korea and South Korea.
“With all the stopped working ‘specialists’ weighing in, does any person truly believe that talks and dialogue would be going on between North and South Korea today if I wasn’t company, strong and happy to devote our overall ‘may’ versus the North,” Trump tweeted Thursday morning.He included,”Fools
, but talks are an advantage!”
With all of the failed “experts” weighing in, does anybody truly think that talks and dialogue would be going on in between North and South Korea right now if I wasn’t company, strong and willing to commit our total “might” versus the North. Fools, but talks are a good thing!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) hold joint military drills throughout the Winter Season Olympic Games in Pyeongchang in February, South Korea’s governmental workplace said.Trump’s claim of
credit for diplomacy in between the two nations came 2 days after he attempted to ridicule the North Korean leader on Twitter, criticizing the size of Kim’s”nuclear button “in contrast the US president’s and causing an international outcry.Trump has actually taken a hard position against North Korea, and in October, he said Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was “losing his time aiming to work out with Little Rocket Man,” a reference to the nation’s leader, Kim Jong Un.
“Conserve your energy Rex, we’ll do what has actually to be done!” Trump tweeted at the time.CNN’s Eli
Watkins, Taehoon Lee, Hilary Whiteman, and Lauren Said-Moorhouse added to this report.