28/05/2019 6:32 PM AEST

Trump's Old Pearl Harbor Tweet Resurfaces At The Most Awkward Possible Time

The president's unusual attack on Barack Obama is getting new attention as he visits Japan.

In the “tweet for everything” department, an old message by President Donald Trump is getting new attention as he visits Japan

In 2016, when he was running for president, Trump fired off this odd line of attack on President Barack Obama as he visited the nation: 

Now, with Trump in Japan almost exactly three years later, the president’s Twitter critics are wondering if he brought the matter up to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe: