Retired NBA legend Dennis Rodman broke down in tears during a televised interview saying President Donald Trump was ‘proud of him’ for his role in helping to enable the historic meeting with North Korean ruler Kim Jong-un in Singapore on Monday.
While wearing a red ‘Make America Great Again’ hat, Rodman became emotional during an interview with CNN.
Speaking with CNN’s @chriscuomo while wearing a “Make America Great Again” hat, former NBA star @dennisrodman describes his relationship with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and his hopes for the country https://t.co/oaMBT2GQ3n pic.twitter.com/YjNf7ZI9Ky
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‘In my heart and soul, when I first went to North Korea, I was very honored to be selected to go there,’ Rodman told CNN.
‘Once I went to North Korea I didn’t really understand what the whole situation was as far as being over there.