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Trump Denies He Called Meghan Markle 'Nasty' Despite Audio of Remark

"No, I didn't know that she was nasty," Trump said in an interview with The Sun when asked about Markle's criticism of his candidacy in 2016

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    Trump Denies He Called Meghan Markle 'Nasty' Despite Audio of Remark
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    In this Jan. 18, 2018, file photo, Meghan Markle chats with people inside the Drawing Room during a visit to Cardiff Castle in Cardiff, Wales.

    President Donald Trump is insisting he did not call British royal Meghan Markle "nasty" during an interview with a British publication, NBC News reported.

    "I never called Meghan Markle 'nasty,'" Trump tweeted Sunday morning. "Made up by the Fake News Media, and they got caught cold! Will @CNN, @nytimes and others apologize? Doubt it!"

    But an audio recording of Trump's interview with The Sun — which was tweeted out by a Trump campaign account — tells a different story.