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In Pics: US President Donald Trump’s Most Bizarre Gaffes

World | Associated Press | July 23, 2019, 10:50 pm
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 <em>Trump to mediate on the Kashmir issue</em>: United States President Donald Trump recently claimed that he has been asked by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to mediate on the Kashmir issue. The statement was strongly denied by India. This just adds to a slew of gaffes by the US President and politicians of the country are extending their apologies to save the Indo-US ties from deteriorating at a time when Trump's tenure is at its fag end. (Image: AP)

Trump to mediate on the Kashmir issue: United States President Donald Trump recently claimed that he has been asked by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to mediate on the Kashmir issue. The statement was strongly denied by India. This just adds to a slew of gaffes by the US President and politicians of the country are extending their apologies to save the Indo-US ties from deteriorating at a time when Trump's tenure is at its fag end. (Image: AP)

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 <em>Global warming is a Chinese hoax</em>: The 2012 claim was so bizarre that when Trump was confronted with it during the 2016 campaign, he resorted to saying that it was just a 'joke'. The US President said that he did it

Global warming is a Chinese hoax: The 2012 claim was so bizarre that when Trump was confronted with it during the 2016 campaign, he resorted to saying that it was just a 'joke'. The US President said that he did it "for the benefit of China, because China does not do anything to help climate change.” His original claim was “The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive.” (Image: AP)

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 <em>His inauguration crowd was bigger than Obama's</em>: Trump reportedly went on to say that when he made a speech, he looked out and the field looked full with

His inauguration crowd was bigger than Obama's: Trump reportedly went on to say that when he made a speech, he looked out and the field looked full with "a million, a million and a half people.’’ Unfortunately for him, there are pictures to prove otherwise. (Image: AP)

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 <em>Wind farms cause cancer</em>: According to the US President, if one has a windmill anywhere near their house, the property just went down 75 per cent in value, adding,

Wind farms cause cancer: According to the US President, if one has a windmill anywhere near their house, the property just went down 75 per cent in value, adding, "And they say the noise causes cancer. You tell me that one, okay?” Turns out it is part of a long-running, anti-wind farm effort Trump has undertaken. (Image: AP)

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 <em>Trump's father was born in Germany</em>: Turns out that the US President has made this claim thrice, adding that it is one of the reasons, he has a

Trump's father was born in Germany: Turns out that the US President has made this claim thrice, adding that it is one of the reasons, he has a "great feeling for Germany.” However, his father was New York-born. (Image: AP)

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 <em>Arnold Schwarzenegger is dead</em>:

Arnold Schwarzenegger is dead: "Arnold Schwarzenegger... You know what? He died... I was there,” Yahoo News White House correspondent Hunter Walker quoted Trump’s remarks on Twitter. But the Terminator was soon to retort, "I’m still here. Want to compare tax returns, @realDonaldTrump?”.

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 <em>Pershing executed Muslim terrorists with a bullet dipped in pig's blood</em>: The US President claimed that the US Gen. John J. Pershing caught 50 terrorists, took 50 men, dipped 50 bullets in pigs’ blood and had his men line up the 50 people, and they shot 49 of those people. He made the last person go back and recount what happened. Trump's claim was a clear reference to Muslims, and the idea that the pig’s blood would prevent them from going to heaven. (Image: AP)

Pershing executed Muslim terrorists with a bullet dipped in pig's blood: The US President claimed that the US Gen. John J. Pershing caught 50 terrorists, took 50 men, dipped 50 bullets in pigs’ blood and had his men line up the 50 people, and they shot 49 of those people. He made the last person go back and recount what happened. Trump's claim was a clear reference to Muslims, and the idea that the pig’s blood would prevent them from going to heaven. (Image: AP)

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 <em>Trump insults Japan</em>: A few days before meeting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at G20 summit, the US President insulted Japan. In a TV interview he said,

Trump insults Japan: A few days before meeting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at G20 summit, the US President insulted Japan. In a TV interview he said, "If Japan is attacked, we will fight World War III. But if we're attacked, Japan doesn't have to help us at all. They can watch it on a Sony television." A Japanese spokesperson later would go on to remind him of the World War II obligations that are balanced between Japan and the US. (Image: Reuters)

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 <em>Trump and Prince of Whales</em>: In June this year, Donald Trump made a gaffe in a post on Twitter where he misspelt the official title of British Prince Charles. Donald Trump called Charles, the Prince of Wales as

Trump and Prince of Whales: In June this year, Donald Trump made a gaffe in a post on Twitter where he misspelt the official title of British Prince Charles. Donald Trump called Charles, the Prince of Wales as "the Prince of Whales". (Image: Reuters)

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 <em>Trump says Moon is part of Mars</em>: Donald Trump declared that the earth's natural satellite Moon is part of Mars, the fourth planet in the solar system. His bizarre tweet claimed,

Trump says Moon is part of Mars: Donald Trump declared that the earth's natural satellite Moon is part of Mars, the fourth planet in the solar system. His bizarre tweet claimed, "For all of the money we are spending, NASA should NOT be talking about going to the Moon -- We did that 50 years ago. They should be focused on the much bigger things we are doing, including Mars (of which the Moon is a part), Defense and Science!" (Image: Reuters)

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 <em>Trump’s Independence Day speech</em>: The US, which celebrates its Independence Day on July 4 saw Trump make a huge faux pas in his speech. Talking about 1775, Trump said that their army

Trump’s Independence Day speech: The US, which celebrates its Independence Day on July 4 saw Trump make a huge faux pas in his speech. Talking about 1775, Trump said that their army "manned the air, it rammed the ramparts, it took over the airports, it did everything it had to do." However, when someone pointed there was no air force in 1775, aeroplanes were only invented in 1903, Donald Trump blamed it on a faulty teleprompter. (Image: Reuters)

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