White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders responded to the release of American prisoners in North Korea Wednesday, calling the news “incredible.”
A positive gesture brings incredible news for three American families. pic.twitter.com/t6uJU1MoqF
— Sarah Sanders (@PressSec) May 9, 2018
“All Americans look forward to welcoming them home and to seeing them reunited with their loved ones.”
Trump also tweeted Wednesday:
I am pleased to inform you that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in the air and on his way back from North Korea with the 3 wonderful gentlemen that everyone is looking so forward to meeting. They seem to be in good health. Also, good meeting with Kim Jong Un. Date & Place set.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 9, 2018
Sanders slammed the media this week for reporting on rumors about Melania Trump, saying that it was an “an “outrageous and ridiculous claim” to say that the first lady wasn’t living at the White House.
“I hope that they’ll do better next time.” (RELATED: ‘Outrageous And Ridiculous’ — Sarah Sanders Skewers The Media For Spreading Rumors About Melania Trump)