MOSCOW, November 29 â€” RIA Novosti. The US President Donald trump called for a retaliatory boycott of CNN after reports that the channel is boycotting the new year’s reception for journalists at the White house.
Earlier it was reported that CNN will not take part in the party in the White house on the occasion of Christmas next Friday in a sign of disagreement with the rhetoric of trump.
“Great, and we should boycott the fake CNN news. To deal with them is a complete waste of time!”, â€” trump wrote in response to the press Secretary of the White house Sarah Sanders, who has published in his Twitter account post review: “Christmas comes early! Finally some good news from CNN”.
A reception for the media at the White house will be held on Friday afternoon, 1 December.
“War” trump and the media, who supported the election of his opponent, Hillary Clinton, began during the election campaign and has worsened considerably in recent times. The most frequent object of attacks from trump is CNN, which, in turn, continues extremely critical to highlight the work of trump and his administration. Attacks on President channel dedicates entire videos and a large amount of airtime.