Donald Trump urged Spain to 'build the wall' – across the Sahara

the Guardian -

the Guardian—Spanish foreign minister says US president advised tactic to stem migration across the Med Donald Trump suggested the Spanish government tackled the Mediterranean migration crisis by emulating one of his most famous policies and building a wall across the Sahara desert, the country’s foreign minister has revealed. According to Josep Borrell, the US president brushed off the scepticism of Spanish diplomats – who pointed out that the Sahara stretched for 3,000 miles – saying: “The Sahara border...

Trump urged Spain to 'build a wall' across Sahara, says minister. The Spanish foreign minister says he disagreed with the idea, put to him during a visit to the US.