Donald Trump Says Shinzo Abe Nominated Him for Nobel Peace Prize

President Donald Trump said Friday that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe nominated him for the Nobel Peace Prize based on his work to promote peace between North and South Korea.Trump told reporters Friday during an address on border security in the White House Rose Garden that Abe gave him “a copy of a letter” sent to the committee in charge of giving out the Nobel Prize. “Prime Minister Abe of Japan gave me the most beautiful copy of a letter that he sent to the people who give out a thing called the Nobel Prize,” Trump said, according to a White House transcript of the address. “He said, ‘I have nominated you, respectfully on behalf of Japan, I am asking them to give you the Nobel Peace Prize.’”

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