He tweeted: “How dishonest are they. I never said this!”
In March, he did say that.
During a newspaper interview, he sounded amenable to South Korea and Japan acquiring nuclear weapons.
He said: “Would I rather have North Korea have them, with Japan sitting there having them also? You may very well be better off if that’s the case. In other words, where Japan is defending itself against North Korea, which is a real problem, you very well may have a better case right there.”
The newspaper Trump said that to was The New York Times.
On Wednesday, Trump was upset at an NYT story about his chaotic efforts to prepare himself to enter The White House ahead of his inauguration in January.
He said the “failing” paper’s story was “so totally wrong” and his transition was going “so smoothly”.
Article source: http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2016/11/16/donald-trumps-new-york-times-tweets-president-elect_n_13013286.html?utm_hp_ref=uk-politics&ir=UK+Politics