Trump joked he could play `matchmaker` for PM Modi, claims foreign

Donald Trump 'mispronounced Nepal as

Yes, that is what happened according to a report by Politico, a US-based portal devoted to covering politics and policy.

A White House official said that Trump's background as an worldwide businessman means he does indeed know how time zones work, but he just doesn't care.

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After Trump's staffers told the president that Modi would not be bringing his wife along to the meeting at the White House, Trump allegedly joked, "Ah, I think I can set him up with somebody", the report said, according to "two people briefed on the meeting".

Donald Trump mispronounced Nepal as "nipple" during a briefing ahead of a meeting with the Indian prime minister, it has been claimed.

The imitation was presumably to do with what the prime minister reportedly told Trump during his June 2017 state visit.

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"He was like, 'What is this stuff in between and these other countries?'" He would want to call world leaders at all hours and not remember, understand, or care that it might have been the middle of the night for that person.

The comedian then attempted to educate Trump on the names of other nations, and the possible pitfalls of not saying them correctly. "He's not stopping to add up" time differences, the official told Politico.

Trump's staff were forced to explain the issue "on a constant basis", said the source.

But let's not kid ourselves here; having a basic understanding about world affairs comes in handy, especially when you're the president of the United States. You don't just call to check in'. He's more impulsive that way.

"The President has developed strong relationships and good rapports that are not only friendly, but also allow for candid conversations with many of America's closest allies", White House press secretary Sarah Sanders explained to Politico. 'Foreign leaders appreciate that the President is willing to take their calls day and night'.

"The President has made clear that when leaders reach out for calls, [aides should] set them up right away", she continued.

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