President Donald Trump tweeted earlier this morning that he’s looking forward to meeting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at noon today:

Prime Minister Abe then retweeted it to his followers:

But then things took a wrong turn when he quote-tweeted (now deleted) back at Trump to say he looked forward to the meeting but quote-tweeted Trump’s latest attack on Sen. Jeff Flake. Screenshot:

Now, Sen. Jeff Flake is currently ripping on the president for his protectionist trade policies which had us wondering if this was an intentional move on the part of the Japanese prime minister:

But, NOPE. Just a Twitter fail which was replace by this conventional reply:



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