30 July :- US President Donald Trump accused the country’s journalists of being ‘seditious’ and accused him of endangering the lives of people with his reports.
Trump tweeted, “When the insanity media with Trump Dementement syndrome reveals the interaction of our government, in reality, it puts not only journalists but also the lives of many people.”
When the media – driven insane by their Trump Derangement Syndrome – reveals internal deliberations of our government, it truly puts the lives of many, not just journalists, at risk! Very unpatriotic! Freedom of the press also comes with a responsibility to report the news…
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 29, 2018
He accused the mainstream media of publishing wrong reports and said, “The freedom of the press comes with the responsibility of reporting the news accurately.”
According to the news agency PTI, he said, “Media coverage of 90 percent of my administration is negative, while we are achieving tremendous positive results. There is no wonder that the belief in the media is at the lowest level so far. ‘
He dubbed the newspaper Washington Post as ‘Amazon Washington Post’. The American president alleged that “The failed New York Times and Amazon Washington Post write bad news on very positive achievements and they will never change.”
Earlier, Trump had tweeted that he met very well and interesting in the White House from New York Times publisher A.G.Salzberger.
On the other hand, the New York Times publisher said that during the meeting at the White House he warned Trump that his mounting attacks on the news media are “dangerous and harmful to our country, and this will increase violence.”
According to Salzburger, editor of the editorial page of the Times, James Bennett also joined and this was a secret meeting at the White House’s insistence, but Trump made it public by tweeting about it.
Salzburger said, “My main objective of getting ready for the meeting was to express concern about the President’s press statements. I told the President directly that I think his language is not only divisive but also dangerous. ”