The American president Donald Trump apologized for the retweet of anti-moslimvideo of the far-right group Britain First. The tweets in question date back to the end of november.
He does that in an interview with Piers Morgan that Friday is broadcast on ITV.
“If you tell me that it is for terrible people, racists, then I will certainly apologize if you want,” says Trump in the interview in Davos was decreased.
The president retweette videos that were posted by the vice-president of the far-right party Britain First. That led to much outrage. Prime minister Theresa May spoke even of a “mistake” by Trump.
Morgan said during the interview that the retweets ‘a lot of fear and anger have caused in the United Kingdom, ‘as Britain First, a group of racists and fascists’. Reply Trump that he ” of course did not know’.
“I knew nothing of them, I know today still nothing from them, outside of what I read about it”, said the president. “It has maybe to much fuss is made in the United Kingdom, but not in the USA.’
“I have those videos from the. When you retweet, they can cause problems, because you never know who started it, ” said Trump.
The president adds that he the videos retweette because he strongly believes in the fight against islamic terror. This was a representation of radicaalislamitisch terrorism’.