‘Such a big boy’: Trump proudly tweets about first foreign trip and Twitter rips him apart

By Hyacinth Mascarenhas

US President Donald Trump

Donald Trump excitedly tweeted about his crucial first foreign trip as president and Twitter seized the opportunity to mock him for it.Reuters/Jonathan Ernst

US President Donald Trump took to his favourite social media platform on Friday (19 May) to tweet about his crucial first foreign trip as the head of the nation. Trump’s ambitious nine-day journey to the Middle East and Europe will include stops in Saudi Arabia, Israel, Italy and Belgium.

The inaugural international trip comes amid swirling controversies surrounding the White House involving the FBI probe into Russia’s meddling in the 2016 presidential election and possible ties between Trump’s campaign and Moscow.

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Source: News Now/International Business Times UK

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.