President Donald Trumpsaid in a British television interview Friday that he was ready to apologize for retweeting anti-Muslim videos from a far-right British group, and he reiterated his assertions that he is not a racist.
Trump's "know nothing" answer strained credulity.
He did, however, say that Trump was reluctant to apologize, the Daily Mail reports.
During the interview, which will air on Sunday, Jan. 28, Trump also said he has a very good relationship with Prime Minister May despite what people think.
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"I don't know who they are. And so you're asking me a question that I'm supposed to be talking about people that I know nothing about".
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In the teaser, the U.S. president said sorry for retweeting the UK's anti-Muslim videos which sparked outrage in Britain.
"If you are telling me they're terrible people, awful racist people, I would certainly apologise if you'd like me to do that".
The video showed alleged Muslim migrants purportedly thrashing a disabled Dutch boy.
He said he had made the retweets because he was concerned about the threat posed by radical Islamic extremists.
Morgan, who actuallytweeted at Trump the day he posted the videos to "Please STOP this madness and undo your retweets", classified the president's words as a public apology.
Trump was less apologetic about tweeting the content of the unverified videos, saying he was a "big believer in fighting radical Islamic terror", repeating his relentless attacks on Islam and demonization of Muslims. The first of these was that he had good reason to share the videos, since, he said, they depicted "radical Islamic terror", and he wanted to do his part to draw attention to such behavior.
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