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'I inherited a mess', says Trump in first solo news conference

Trump said jobs were leaving the country to Mexico and other places

AFP  |  Washington 

US President Donald Trump today said the United States faces a host of problems at home and abroad, declaring: "I inherited a mess." Trump, speaking at his first solo news conference, said jobs were leaving the country to Mexico and other places, and mass instability was prevalent overseas. "To be honest, I inherited a mess. It's a mess. At home and abroad. A mess," he said. "Low pay, low wages. Mass instability overseas no matter where you look. The Middle East a disaster. North Korea. We'll take care of it, folks. We're going to take care of ...

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