Trump says willing to shut down government over border security
Donald Trump (AFP / Jim WATSON)

President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be willing to shut down the U.S. government over border security issues.

In answer to a question from a reporter, Trump said: “If it’s about border security, I’m willing to do anything. We have to protect our borders.”

Reporting by Roberta Rampton; Writing by Eric Beech; Editing by Mohammad Zargham