Foreign Affairs

Obama tells Trump not to run the White House like a family business

American President Barack Obama has advised his successor to Donald Trump  not to run the White House like a family business. In an interview with ABC News, Obama told Trump that he needs to respect American institutions.

Obama told Trump that when he takes the oath as President on 20 January, he will be leading one of the largest organizations in the world. He warned him that there was a difference between governing and campaigning.

President Obama said that there are countries, financial markets and people around the world who take what Trump says very seriously.