MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Mon, 21 Oct 2019 22:49:41 +0000 Greenland to Trump: Thanks, but we're not for sale http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/605a3d6dca9d497398853aac53281cba Greenlanders are giving President Donald Trump the cold shoulder amid reports he had talked about buying the semiautonomous Danish island. A Trump ally says the president had discussed the purchase but was not serious about it. (Aug. 16) 605a3d6dca9d497398853aac53281cba Fri, 16 Aug 2019 20:12:36 +0000 RESTRICTION SUMMARY: AP CLIENTS ONLYSHOTLIST:ASSOCIATED PRESS - AP CLIENTS ONLYKulusuk, Greenland – 16 August 2019++DRONE SHOT++++MUTE++1. Wide of the icebergs near KulusukUS NETWORK POOL - AP CLIENTS ONLYPittsburgh - 13 August 20192. President Donald Trump walking down Air Force OneASSOCIATED PRESS - AP CLIENTS ONLY3. Graphic showing Greenland government's statementASSOCIATED PRESS - AP CLIENTS ONLYKulusuk – 16 August 20194. People on the streets of Kulusuk5. Close shot of baby eating a banana6. SOUNDBITE: (English) No Name, Greenland resident:"He could buy anything, I guess, or this is what he thinks he can, but... you can't. Sorry. I mean, it's people. It's a country. It's a culture."7. SOUNDBITE: (English) No Name, Greenland resident:"It feels as if he is very patronizing. It doesn't feel like he understands the reality. And it's stupid."ASSOCIATED PRESS - AP CLIENTS ONLYCopenhagen - 5 June 20198. Then-Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen walking to polling stationASSOCIATED PRESS - AP CLIENTS ONLY9. Graphic showing Lars Loekke Rasmussen's tweetASSOCIATED PRESS - AP CLIENTS ONLYWashington, DC - 9 August 201910. President Trump boarding Marine One on the White House South LawnASSOCIATED PRESS - AP CLIENTS ONLYKulusuk, Greenland – 16 August 201911. Various aerial shots of GreenlandSTORYLINE:THE GOVERNMENT OF GREENLAND SAID FRIDAY IT'S HAPPY PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP HAS TAKEN AN INTEREST IN THE NATION -- BUT INSISTS, IT'S NOT FOR SALE.FOLLOWING REPORTS THAT TRUMP HAD SPOKEN TO AIDES AND ALLIES ABOUT BUYING THE SEMIAUTONOMOUS DANISH TERRITORY, GREENLAND ISSUED A SHORT STATEMENT TO CLARIFY THE ISLAND IS *NOT* ON THE MARKET.RESIDENTS OF GREENLAND REACTED WITH BEFUDDLED AMUSEMENT TO THE IDEA...SOUNDBITE: (English) No Name, Greenland resident:"He could buy anything, I guess, or this is what he thinks he can, but... you can't. Sorry. I mean, it's people. It's a country. It's a culture."SOUNDBITE: (English) No Name, Greenland resident:"It feels as if he is very patronizing. It doesn't feel like he understands the reality. And it's stupid."LARS LOEKKE RASMUSSEN  (lahrs LEHK'-ee RAS'-muh-sen) WHO SERVED AS DANISH PRIME MINISTER UNTIL JUNE WEIGHED IN, TWEETING - "IT MUST BE AN APRIL FOOL'S DAY JOKE." THE WHITE HOUSE HAS NOT COMMENTED ON THE REPORTS, BUT IT WOULDN'T BE THE FIRST TIME AN AMERICAN LEADER TRIED TO BUY THE WORLD'S LARGEST ISLAND.IN 1946, THE U.S. PROPOSED PAYING DENMARK $100 MILLION TO BUY GREENLAND AFTER FLIRTING WITH THE IDEA OF SWAPPING LAND IN ALASKA.A TRUMP ALLY TOLD THE ASSOCIATED PRESS TRUMP HAD DISCUSSED THE PURCHASE BUT WAS NOT SERIOUS ABOUT IT.KELLY DASCHLE, ASSOCIATED PRESS.===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. Greenlanders are giving President Donald Trump the cold shoulder amid reports he had talked about buying the semiautonomous Danish island. A Trump ally says the president had discussed the purchase but was not serious about it. (Aug. 16) Greenland to Trump: Thanks, but we're not for sale