Donald Trump Threatened To Cancel Meeting with Mexican President

Type: Poor DiplomacyJan 25 2017 Severity:

After he signed an executive order detailing the construction of a “large physical barrier on the Southern border,” Trump stated that Mexico would pay for the wall "one way or another." Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto responded on Twitter, “Mexico does not believe in walls. I’ve said it time and time again; Mexico will not pay for any wall.” The response caused Trump to threaten to cancel the trip, though Nieto beat him to it.

Main Source: nytimes.com