Social media users were quick to mock President TrumpDonald John TrumpCNN's Camerota clashes with Trump's immigration head over president's tweet LA Times editorial board labels Trump 'Bigot-in-Chief' Trump complains of 'fake polls' after surveys show him trailing multiple Democratic candidates MORE after he boasted in a tweet Tuesday that he has a “much bigger” nuclear button than North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

“North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un just stated that the ‘Nuclear Button is on his desk at all times,’” Trump tweeted. “Will someone from his depleted and food starved regime please inform him that I too have a Nuclear Button, but it is a much bigger & more powerful one than his, and my Button works!” 

Trump’s tweet comes after Kim said in a New Year’s Day speech that the international community must accept the “reality” of North Korea as a nuclear-armed nation. Kim also threatened the U.S., saying the entire U.S. mainland “is within our nuclear strike range.”

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“The U.S. should know that the button for nuclear weapons is on my table,” Kim said.

Social media quickly trolled Trump for his tweet.