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Donald Trump shakes hands with MBS’s personal banker at Saudi LIV golf invitational in Bedminster

Donald Trump defended internet hosting the LIV golf match at his Bedminster membership on Thursday amid a backdrop of fury from 9/11 households, telling reporters ‘nobody has gotten to the underside’ of who’s in charge for the assaults and sticking up for his Saudi ‘pals’.

Trump, battling the mid-morning warmth in his signature MAGA hat and white polo shirt, teed-off on the pro-amateur occasion the place he can be joined later by his son Eric, Caitlin Jenner, Charles Barkley and professional golfers Bryson DeChambeau and Dustin Johnson. 

He was noticed shaking palms with Yasir Al Rumayyan, Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s private banker and the chairman of Newcastle United, on the course.

Defending the sequence, Trump, 76, informed reporters: ‘I’ve identified these folks for a very long time in Saudi Arabia they usually have been pals of mine.

‘They personal massive percentages of many, many American firms and admittedly, what they’re doing for golf is so nice, what they’re doing for the gamers is so nice. The salaries are going to go manner up.

‘The PGA was not beloved by lots of the gamers, for a very long time. Now they’ve an alternate and no person ever would have identified it was going to be a gold rush, like this.’

As for 9/11, he stated: ‘No one’s gotten to the underside of 9/11, sadly. And they need to have. As to the maniacs that did that horrible factor to our metropolis, to our nation, to the world, so no person’s actually been there.’

Later, as he headed off the primary tee, Trump even hinted that he would run for the White Home as soon as extra.

‘You’re going to be so comfortable. We’ll let you recognize fairly quickly,’ he stated earlier than asking the place the reporter was from. ‘They only did a narrative on me, lovely,’ he stated. ‘The first one in five years. Front page, tell them I appreciate it.’

Trump is shown with his excellency Yasir Al Rumayyan, Prince Mohammed bin Salman's personal banker and Governor of the Saudi Public Investment Fund, at his golf course on Thursday amid a wave of criticism from the families of 9/11 victims

Trump is shown with his excellency Yasir Al Rumayyan, Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s personal banker and Governor of the Saudi Public Investment Fund, at his golf course on Thursday amid a wave of criticism from the families of 9/11 victims

Trump shakes hands with Al Rumayyan at the event on Thursday. He is one of MBS's closest confidantes

Trump shakes hands with Al Rumayyan at the event on Thursday. He is one of MBS’s closest confidantes 

Donald Trump at the LIV Invitational at Bedminster on Thursday ahead of the pro-am event chatting with his daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared Kushner

Donald Trump at the LIV Invitational at Bedminster on Thursday ahead of the pro-am event chatting with his daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared Kushner 

Former President Donald Trump plays in the pro-am round of the Bedminster Invitational LIV Golf tournament in Bedminster, NJ., Thursday, July 28, 2022

Former President Donald Trump plays in the pro-am round of the Bedminster Invitational LIV Golf tournament in Bedminster, NJ., Thursday, July 28, 2022

Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner watch former US President Donald J. Trump tee off on the 1st tee

Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner watch former US President Donald J. Trump tee off on the 1st tee

Former US President Donald J. Trump talks with his daughter Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner on the 1st tee

Former US President Donald J. Trump talks with his daughter Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner on the 1st tee

Among the most appalled are the families of 9/11 victims who are horrified that the event is not only welcome in America, but just 50 miles from Ground Zero. 

There is also outrage on behalf of murdered Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was killed in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in 2018. 

But Trump – who was dumped by the PGA in 2021 after the Capitol riot – is shrugging off the scandal in exchange for what is unquestionably a handsome payout. He has not disclosed how much LIV is paying for use of Bedminster this weekend. 

The families of 9/11 victims vowed to protest outside the club this weekend after being left disappointed by Trump’s attempt to make peace. 

He had one of his aides contact the group to claim they were ‘near and dear’ to him. Brett Eagelson, the founder of 9/11 Justice, said the peace offering was of ‘little value’

‘We’re going to make it as painful as doable and unenjoyable as doable for these concerned. We expect that they should know our emotions. 

‘I feel it units a precedent that cash will erase wrongdoing, that’s what angers me essentially the most,’ stated Matthew Bocchi, who was 9 when his father was killed within the assaults. 

Donald and Melania Trump final evening stepped out to a backdrop of this mounting fury to welcome golfers and occasion organizers at a Manhattan occasion. 

Earlier this 12 months the PGA moved to ban gamers who take part in LIV occasions and this month the Division of Justice opened an investigation into the PGA for anticompetitive habits. 

The former President wore his signature 45 MAGA Hat on Thursday morning

The previous President wore his signature 45 MAGA Hat on Thursday morning 

Team Captain Bryson DeChambeau of Crushers GC talks with former U.S. President Donald Trump on the practice range during the pro-am prior to the LIV Golf Invitational - Bedminster at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster on July 28

Workforce Captain Bryson DeChambeau of Crushers GC talks with former U.S. President Donald Trump on the apply vary through the pro-am previous to the LIV Golf Invitational – Bedminster at Trump Nationwide Golf Membership Bedminster on July 28

Former U.S. President Donald Trump plays a shot on the first hole during the pro-am prior to the LIV Golf Invitational - Bedminster at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster on July 28, 2022 in Bedminster, New Jersey

Former U.S. President Donald Trump plays a shot on the first hole during the pro-am prior to the LIV Golf Invitational - Bedminster at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster on July 28, 2022 in Bedminster, New Jersey

Former U.S. President Donald Trump performs a shot on the primary gap through the pro-am previous to the LIV Golf Invitational – Bedminster at Trump Nationwide Golf Membership Bedminster on July 28, 2022 in Bedminster, New Jersey 

A staffer shows former US President Donald J. Trump a poll comparing his popularity to former US Vice President Mike Pence during a Pro-Am tournament leading up to the LIV Golf Bedminster invitational, part of the new LIV Golf Invitational Series

A staffer exhibits former US President Donald J. Trump a ballot evaluating his recognition to former US Vice President Mike Pence throughout a Professional-Am match main as much as the LIV Golf Bedminster invitational, a part of the brand new LIV Golf Invitational Sequence

Jared and Ivanka with their sons Theodore and Joseph at the event in Bedminster on Thursday

Jared and Ivanka with their sons Theodore and Joseph on the occasion in Bedminster on Thursday 

The family was in attendance to support Donald Trump and Eric Trump at the pro-am match

The household was in attendance to assist Donald Trump and Eric Trump on the pro-am match 

Hailey Ostrom and Caitlyn Jenner fist bump on the first hole during the pro-am prior to the LIV Golf Invitational - Bedminster at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster on July 28, 2022

Hailey Ostrom and Caitlyn Jenner fist bump on the primary gap through the pro-am previous to the LIV Golf Invitational – Bedminster at Trump Nationwide Golf Membership Bedminster on July 28, 2022

Hailey Ostrom looks on from the first hole

Caitlyn Jenner plays a shot on the fourth hole during the pro-am prior to the LIV Invitational

Hailey Ostrom seems to be on from the primary gap (left) and Caitlyn Jenner performs a shot on the fourth gap through the pro-am previous to the LIV Invitational (proper)

Former President Donald Trump sits in his golf cart during the pro-am round of the Bedminster Invitational LIV Golf tournament in Bedminster, N.J., Thursday, July 28, 2022

Former President Donald Trump sits in his golf cart through the pro-am spherical of the Bedminster Invitational LIV Golf match in Bedminster, N.J., Thursday, July 28, 2022

Former President Donald Trump sits in a golf cart as he watches Dustin Johnson putt during the pro-am round of the Bedminster Invitational LIV Golf tournament in Bedminster, N.J., Thursday, July 28, 2022

Former President Donald Trump sits in a golf cart as he watches Dustin Johnson putt through the pro-am spherical of the Bedminster Invitational LIV Golf match in Bedminster, N.J., Thursday, July 28, 2022

Team Captain Bryson DeChambeau of Crushers GC interacts with former U.S. President Donald Trump on the fourth hole during the pro-am prior to the LIV Golf Invitational - Bedminster at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster

Workforce Captain Bryson DeChambeau of Crushers GC interacts with former U.S. President Donald Trump on the fourth gap through the pro-am previous to the LIV Golf Invitational – Bedminster at Trump Nationwide Golf Membership Bedminster

Ian Poulter (L) of Majesticks GC pulls a club on the second hole during the pro-am prior to the LIV Golf Invitational - Bedminster at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster on July 28, 2022 in Bedminster, New Jersey

Ian Poulter (L) of Majesticks GC pulls a membership on the second gap through the pro-am previous to the LIV Golf Invitational – Bedminster at Trump Nationwide Golf Membership Bedminster on July 28, 2022 in Bedminster, New Jersey

Golfers stand on a practice green, during a practice round at the LIV Golf Bedminster invitational, part of the new LIV Golf Invitational Series, at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, USA, 27 July 2022. The tournament officially kicks off on Friday

Golfers stand on a apply inexperienced, throughout a apply spherical on the LIV Golf Bedminster invitational, a part of the brand new LIV Golf Invitational Sequence, at Trump Nationwide Golf Membership in Bedminster, New Jersey, USA, 27 July 2022. The match formally kicks off on Friday 

9/11 victims' families begged the former president to cancel the tournament earlier this month but he has rejected their plea

9/11 victims’ households begged the previous president to cancel the match earlier this month however he has rejected their plea

The tour, backed by Saudi Arabia, has angered relations of 9/11 victims, who’re horrified on the former president so publicly supporting the nation which in-part funded the assaults.  

Donald Trump with Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammad Bin Salman Al Saud in 2019

Donald Trump with Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammad Bin Salman Al Saud in 2019

The fear mastermind, Osama bin Laden, was from a distinguished Saudi household earlier than organising coaching camps in Afghanistan.

‘For Donald Trump, a former president of the USA to host the Saudi golf match, assist it get off the bottom 45 miles or 50 miles from Floor Zero, the place 750 New Jerseyans have been killed on that day, it’s past comprehension,’ stated Dennis McGinley, whose brother Daniel McGinley died within the assaults whereas engaged on the 89th ground of the South Tower.

He informed DailyMail.com: ‘As 9/11 households we have needed to develop thick skins over the past 21 years, however this actually hurts. 

‘This one is de facto painful.’ 

Their group 9/11 Justice wrote a letter to the previous president expressing their ‘deep ache and anger’ in regards to the match. 

‘The proof, Mr. Trump, is extra clear than ever. 

The Saudi nation is essentially chargeable for the demise of our family members and for this horrific assault on America. And you recognize it,’ the letter learn. 

The 9/11 victims group 9/11 Justice released this ad this week shaming the golfers taking part in the series and Trump for hosting the event at his club

The 9/11 victims group 9/11 Justice launched this advert this week shaming the golfers participating within the sequence and Trump for internet hosting the occasion at his membership

The group is urging others to  boycott the event and shame Trump for his role in it

The group is urging others to  boycott the occasion and disgrace Trump for his function in it 

‘We ask for the chance to have a few of our relations go to with you within the coming days to debate our considerations in individual with you and urge you to stop additional enterprise with the regime that was complicit within the homicide of our family members.’

 ‘For Donald Trump, a former president of the USA to host the Saudi golf match, assist it get off the bottom 45 miles or 50 miles from Floor Zero, the place 750 New Jerseyans have been killed on that day, it’s past comprehension

Dennis McGinley, whose brother Daniel McGinley died within the South Tower

The letter continued: ‘It’s incomprehensible to us, Mr. Trump, {that a} former president of the USA would forged our family members apart for private monetary acquire. 

‘We hope you’ll rethink your enterprise relationship with the Saudi Golf League and can agree to satisfy with us.’

In an announcement earlier this week, the Nationwide Press Membership stated: ‘We’re revolted by the best way the Saudi-funded LIV enterprise has adopted the fist bump within the desert by shoving themselves onto golf programs and tv screens.

‘We name on all People to see this unsavory try to reduce the grisly bone-saw assault on Washington Publish opinion author Jamal Khashoggi for what it’s – an try to brush beneath the rug a brutal state-sponsored homicide. 

‘We name on folks of conscience to reject this match. Don’t attend. Don’t watch it on tv. Let it fail.

‘That the match is being held at a course owned by former President Trump is, if doable, much more revolting. 

Trump and his wife Melania are seen on Wednesday night arriving at the welcome party in Manhattan

Trump and his spouse Melania are seen on Wednesday evening arriving on the welcome occasion in Manhattan

Caitlyn Jenner, herself a keen golf player, shakes hands with the former president on Wednesday night

Caitlyn Jenner, herself a eager golf participant, shakes palms with the previous president on Wednesday evening

A group photo shows the teams taking part in the controversial LIV event in Bedminster this weekend

A bunch photograph exhibits the groups participating within the controversial LIV occasion in Bedminster this weekend 

Golfer Dustin Johnson with his new wife Paulina Gretzky at the Gotham Hall welcome party in New York City last night

Golfer Dustin Johnson together with his new spouse Paulina Gretzky on the Gotham Corridor welcome occasion in New York Metropolis final evening

Caitlyn Jenner, media personality and retired Olympic gold medal-winning decathlete, poses with an attendee during the welcome party

Darryl Strawberry, former professional baseball player, and Team Captain Brooks Koepka of Smash GC pose during the welcome party for the LIV Golf Invitational - Bedminster

Among the many well-known faces at Wednesday evening’s occasion was Caitlyn Jenner (proven left with one other visitor), former baseball participant Darryl Strawberry and golfer Brooks Koepka (proper) 

Donald Trump on Wednesday night speaks to golfer Dustin Johnson at a party in Manhattan to celebrate the tournament

Donald Trump on Wednesday evening speaks to golfer Dustin Johnson at a celebration in Manhattan to rejoice the match

Trump chats to Greg Norman, CEO and commissioner of LIV Golf, on Wednesday during the launch party

Trump chats to Greg Norman, CEO and commissioner of LIV Golf, on Wednesday through the launch occasion

Ex-NBC broadcaster David Feherty, who left his role at the network to join LIV's team

Caitlyn Jenner practising her swing

Ex-NBC broadcaster David Feherty, who left his function on the community to affix LIV’s crew (left) and Caitlyn Jenner (proper) practising her swing 

Nelly performs through the welcome occasion for the golfers and followers

Entertainers are seen dressed in iconic New York City costumes during the welcome party for the LIV Golf Invitational - Bedminster at Gotham Hall

Entertainers are seen wearing iconic New York Metropolis costumes through the welcome occasion for the LIV Golf Invitational – Bedminster at Gotham Corridor

Pat Perez of 4 Aces GC (left), his wife Ashley Perez and Team Captain Brooks Koepka of Smash GC dance to Nelly

Pat Perez of 4 Aces GC (left), his spouse Ashley Perez and Workforce Captain Brooks Koepka of Smash GC dance to Nelly

Patrick Reed of 4 Aces GC shakes hand with Dustin Johnson, with Greg Norman beside them

Patrick Reed of 4 Aces GC shakes hand with Dustin Johnson, with Greg Norman beside them

Johnson is welcomed to the stage by Norman

Johnson is welcomed to the stage by Norman

Eugenio Lopez-Chacarra of Fireballs GC, Carlos Ortiz of Fireballs GC, Greg Norman, CEO and commissioner of LIV Golf, Abraham Ancer of Fireballs GC and Team Captain Sergio Garcia of Fireballs GC smile on stage during the welcome party

Eugenio Lopez-Chacarra of Fireballs GC, Carlos Ortiz of Fireballs GC, Greg Norman, CEO and commissioner of LIV Golf, Abraham Ancer of Fireballs GC and Workforce Captain Sergio Garcia of Fireballs GC smile on stage through the welcome occasion

‘It reminds us that the previous President bragged of distracting Congress from the homicide, delaying the discharge of the ultimate U.S. authorities report that concluded MBS, the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia (and recipient of the fist-bump from President Biden) was most definitely concerned in planning and approving Jamal’s homicide. 

‘And the match on the Trump course reminds us how Saudi Arabia finds methods to personally enrich Trump and his household – together with $2 billion to his son in regulation.’  

Trump has nonetheless remained defiant, insisting that the LIV match is the long run and that it’s going to inevitably merge with the PGA or surpass it. 

‘All of these golfers that stay ‘loyal’ to the very disloyal PGA, in all of its totally different types, pays a giant value when the inevitable MERGER with LIV comes, and also you get nothing however a giant ‘thanks’ from PGA officers who’re making Thousands and thousands of {Dollars} a 12 months,’ Trump wrote on his social media platform Fact Social on Monday morning. 

‘In case you do not take the cash now, you’ll get nothing after the merger takes place, and solely say how sensible the unique signees have been. 

‘Good luck to all, and congratulations to essentially proficient Cam Smith on his unbelievable WIN!’ 

Saudi Arabia has for twenty years denied any involvement within the assaults, although 15 of the 19 males who hijacked and crashed 4 planes that day in New York Metropolis, Pennsylvania and on the Pentagon have been Saudi nationals.

The FBI launched paperwork from its investigation, dubbed Operation Encore, in November 2021 after Biden ordered them to be declassified.

The Bureau had explored, amongst different issues, whether or not three folks together with one Saudi Embassy official within the US had superior data of the assaults. 

Golfers (L-R) Charles Howell III, Jason Kokrak, and Paul Casey talk to reporters during a press conference at the LIV Golf Bedminster invitational. Some have embraced the LIV series, claiming they need to support their families financially, while other golfers have rejected it

Golfers (L-R) Charles Howell III, Jason Kokrak, and Paul Casey speak to reporters throughout a press convention on the LIV Golf Bedminster invitational. Some have embraced the LIV sequence, claiming they should assist their households financially, whereas different golfers have rejected it 

A viewing room in a tent at the 18th green with the US Presidential Seal at the LIV Golf Bedminster invitational, part of the new LIV Golf Invitational Series, at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey

A viewing room in a tent on the 18th inexperienced with the US Presidential Seal on the LIV Golf Bedminster invitational, a part of the brand new LIV Golf Invitational Sequence, on the Trump Nationwide Golf Membership in Bedminster, New Jersey

An earlier memo launched in September detailed the numerous logistic assist that two of the hijackers had acquired as soon as inside the nation together with ‘procuring residing quarters and help with assimilating.’ 

McGinley stated 9/11 Justice has not heard from anybody on Trump’s crew since sending the letter. 

Trump’s monitor document with the Saudi authorities is sophisticated. 

In 2016, he informed FOX Information that Saudi Arabia ‘blew up the World Commerce Heart. 

‘Who blew up the World Commerce Heart? It wasn’t the Iraqis. It was Saudis. Check out Saudi Arabia, open up the paperwork,’ he informed the community on the time. The folks got here, the general public got here from Saudi Arabia. 

‘They did not come from Iraq,’ Trump stated in 2016 on Fox Information. 

However as soon as in workplace, he remained pleasant with the regime and even claimed to ‘save’ MBS’s ‘a**’ after the CIA concluded he had ordered Khashoggi’s 2018 homicide. 

Trump allegedly informed journalist Bob Woodward: ‘I saved his a**. I used to be in a position to get Congress to go away him alone. I used to be in a position to cease them.’ 

He referred to the Saudis as ‘an vital ally’ and informed how he’d jokingly instructed members of Congress to ‘allow them to commerce with Russia as a substitute’. 

Allow them to purchase a thousand planes from Russia as a substitute of the USA. Fellas, you’ve received to be sensible,’ he stated. 

When Khashoggi was murdered and proof grew that the killing had been ordered by the Saudi authorities, Trump performed a protected hand publicly. 

He stated he was ‘very indignant’ that Khashoggi had been killed, however  claimed ‘no person had pointed the finger’ at MBS or his regime. 

Privately, he informed Woodward: ‘He says he did not do it…he says very strongly that he didn’t do it. Bob, they spent $400 billion over a reasonably brief time period.’ 

He later supported arms offers with the dominion regardless of its proxy battle in Yemen and refused to desert his relationship with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman – regardless of world outrage over the killing of Washington Publish journalist Jamal Khashoggi.  

McGinley was on the cellphone together with his brother earlier than the airplane plowed into the tower. 

Daniel had simply moved into his ‘dream home’ in Ridgewood, New Jersey and he and his spouse Peggy have been elevating their 5 youngsters there. 

He stated his brother was crying on the cellphone and telling him, ‘I simply need to get house to Peggy and the youngsters.’ 

‘I have been haunting this dialog for the final 21 years,’ McGinley stated. 

‘One of many golfers stated of their interviews, he is like, “Look, you know, we’re just trying to provide for our families.” Yeah, my brother Danny and a pair of,900 different folks have been simply making an attempt to supply for his or her households as effectively. And that was all horrifically taken away from them on 9/11.’ 

The LIV has to date held two main occasions, with its third deliberate for the Bedminster match. Trump may even host the season-ending Workforce Championship on the Trump Nationwide Doral Miami. 

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