The three college basketball players arrested in China last week for shoplifting thank the president for intervening in the situation during his trip to Beijing. Via CBS News:
"To President Trump and the United States government, thank you for taking the time to intervene on our behalf," UCLA basketball player Cody Riley says.
Do you think the three UCLA Basketball Players will say thank you President Trump? They were headed for 10 years in jail!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 15, 2017
UCLA's LiAngelo Ball: "I would like to start off by saying sorry for stealing from the stores of China. I didn't exercise my best judgment and I was wrong for that." https://t.co/MCkbQFPeJ6 pic.twitter.com/65HMKTlnAp— CBS News (@CBSNews) November 15, 2017