READ: Donald Trump Tweets Reason for Canceling Trip to London, Wrongly Blames Obama

Facts are stubborn things.

President Donald Trump canceled plans to visit London next month. Instead Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will visit the United Kingdom to christen America’s new embassy in the British capital.

Then, in a surprising move, Trump blamed former President Barack Obama for his decision to cancel.

“Reason I canceled my trip to London is that I am not a big fan of the Obama Administration having sold perhaps the best located and finest embassy in London for “peanuts,” only to build a new one in an off location for 1.2 billion dollars. Bad deal. Wanted me to cut ribbon-NO!”

However, there is a problem with that reasoning. President George W. Bush’s State Department decided in 2008 to move the embassy for security reasons. Barack Obama took office after the State Department finalized the decision.

Trump’s excuse drew an immediate response on Twitter.

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