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Trump’s obsession with buying Greenland may have complicated the release of military aid to Ukraine, US ambassador says

"That's disturbing for a while different reason," Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff of California said during acting US ambassador Bill Taylor's testimony.
President Donald Trump reportedly wanted to trade Puerto Rico for Greenland.

Trump once joked that the US should trade Puerto Rico for Greenland, according to a former administration official

Trump has a rocky and tumultuous relationship with the leadership of Puerto Rico, a Caribbean island territory the US acquired from Spain in 1898.

Trump’s roller coaster week of insults, denials, and bungled messaging paints a damaging portrait of a White House in chaos

It has been a hell of a week for President Donald Trump, even by his own standards, and the week isn't over.
Trump stops to talk to reporters and members of the media as he departs on the South Lawn at the White House on Wednesday, Aug 21, 2019 in Washington, DC.

Trump’s erratic outbursts show his fear that a recession could sink his reelection campaign, ex-White House officials say

President Donald Trump recently called himself the "chosen one" and insulted Denmark's prime minister after she rebuffed his offer to buy Greenland.

Trump is snubbing a close ally because it won’t let him buy Greenland while supporting rival Russia before his Europe trip

As Trump prepares to head to Europe, he is snubbing a close ally while reaching out to a top rival. It's already shaping up to be an interesting trip.
This combination of pictures created on August 20, 2019 shows Denmark's Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen (L) at a joint press conference on July 11, 2019 at the Chancellery in Berlin and US President Donald Trump before boarding Air Force One in Morristown, New Jersey, on August 18, 2019.

People in Denmark are angry and sad that Trump canceled his visit — and warning that the relationship between the 2 countries is now ‘ice-...

President Donald Trump said he will be postponing a planned visit to Denmark, after Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen said he couldn't buy Greenland.
Jyske Bank will apply a negative interest rate to the account of anyone with more than $1.1 million in deposits.

A Danish bank is launching a 0.6% negative interest rate on its savings accounts for millionaires

Customers of Jyske Bank who have deposits over 7.5 million Danish krone ($1.1 million) will see their savings decline by 0.6% a year, at least $6,600.
President Donald Trump speaks at a 2020 campaign rally in Greenville, North Carolina, on July 17, 2019.

‘Look forward to rescheduling’: Trump scraps trip to Denmark after its prime minister rejected his idea of buying Greenland

President Donald Trump previously said his planned trip to Denmark was "not for this reason at all."
Snow covered mountains rise above the harbor and town of Tasiilaq, Greenland. President Trump has expressed interest in buying the massive island from Denmark.

Trump wants to buy Greenland. Only one-third of Americans would be willing to offer more than $12 for the island.

Sixty-one percent of Americans in an INSIDER poll said they'd pay nothing, and only 29% said they'd pay more than the average cost of a used car.
FILE PHOTO: Snow covered mountains rise above the harbour and town of Tasiilaq

Trump wants to buy Greenland. It’s not for sale, but it would be really expensive if it were.

In 1946, former President Harry Truman attempted to buy Greenland for $100 million in gold, which is equivalent to roughly $1.3 billion today.