Dennis Rodman said Monday that the White House reached out to him to express appreciation for making the trip to Singapore ahead of President Trump’s summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
In an emotional interview on CNN, Rodman said Trump reached out to him about his past efforts to relay messages from Kim.
“He called, his secretary and she called me and said, ‘Dennis, Donald Trump is so proud of you, and he thanks you a lot,'” Rodman said, apparently referring to press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders.
“And that means a lot. All of these years, I somehow had something to do with this North Korea situation, but I don’t want to take credit,” he continued. “I am so thankful to be here. I am glad this is happening. The world saw it. I saw it.”
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