Monday 5 December 2016

'I didn't know it was a problem' - Donald Trump dismisses Nazi salute claims

Published 08/03/2016 | 14:04

Donald Trump
Donald Trump

Donald Trump is defending a gesture he makes at his rallies at the request of supporters in which he raises his right hand that has been compared by some to the Nazi salute.

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Speaking to US broadcaster NBC's Today programme, Mr Trump called the accusations "ridiculous" and said his supporters call on him to make a gesture as if he is swearing in for the presidency.

"Until this call, I didn't know it was a problem," Mr Trump said. "Sometimes we'll do it for fun."

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