Trump: I never called Meghan Markle 'nasty'

President TrumpDonald John TrumpFederal prosecutor speaks out, says Barr 'has brought shame' on Justice Dept. Former Pence aide: White House staffers discussed Trump refusing to leave office Progressive group buys domain name of Trump's No. 1 Supreme Court pick MORE in a tweet early Sunday pushed back on media reports that he called Meghan MarkleMeghan MarkleTrump wishes Prince Harry 'luck' with Meghan Markle after remarks about voting in November: 'Not a fan' Meghan Markle and Prince Harry call on voters to 'reject hate speech' and 'misinformation' Does Kamala Harris's music matter? MORE, Duchess of Sussex, "nasty."

"I never called Meghan Markle 'nasty,'" he said.

"Made up by the Fake News Media, and they got caught cold!" he added.

"Will @CNN, @nytimes and others apologize? Doubt it!"

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Trump, in an interview published Friday, said he was not aware that Markle had called him “divisive” and “misogynistic” during his 2016 presidential campaign.

“I didn’t know that. What can I say?” he told The Sun ahead of his state visit to the United Kingdom.

“I didn’t know that she was nasty,” he added, according to the British tabloid.

Trump added that he hopes Markle, an American-born actress, will succeed as a member of the royal family.

“She will be very good,” he said.

Markle’s husband, Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, will reportedly join Trump for a private lunch during the president's trip this week.

This report was updated at 8:55 a.m.

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