Donald Trump’s 7 most retweeted tweets this month

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The US president has taken to Twitter like a bird to the sky. Here are his seven most retweeted tweets in August 2017 so far.

Last month, some of Trump’s most retweeted tweets contained his decision to stop transgender individuals from serving in the US military, with the middle of the three tweets getting 46,000 retweets.

What has the American president been tweeting about this month? How do his twitter stats stack up?

7th – American prosperity

This tweet containing Donald Trump’s weekly address racked up 23,000 retweets and almost as many replies.

In the address, he said:

“My administration is working tirelessly on behalf of the American people. We have removed regulations and targeted unfair trade practices that are hurting Americans all over the world."

6th – North Korea sanctions

In this tweet, which has been retweeted over 25,000 times, the US president praised the UN, including Russia and China, for voting to sanction North Korea.

5th – “A great investment in American manufacturing”

4th – Russia

In this tweet, which was retweeted 29,000 times, the US president said that America’s current relationship with Putin’s country was “very dangerous.”

3rd – MAGA

This tweet received 33,000 retweets and 109,000 favourites; it contained a variety of “achievements” from Trump’s presidency.

2ndWhite House NOT a “dump”

In this tweet, Donald Trump attacked those who claimed that he said the White House was a “dump”, calling the allegations “TOTALLY UNTRUE" in classically Trump angry capital letters.

1st – Social media

In this tweet, the US president defended his use of social media, saying that it was the “Only way for [him] to get the truth out!”

What do you think of Donald Trump’s use of social media? Is it a way to “get the truth out” or is it unpresidential? A recent poll suggested that 6 in 10 Americans found his use of social media inappropriate for a US president.