Amid multiple investigations around taxes and attempts to overthrow the 2020 election, Donald Trump has defended himself as "the most honest human being, perhaps, that God ever created".

At a rally in Selma, North Carolina over the weekend, he referenced the news which prompted laughter.

"'You know, you've been investigated years and years, millions and millions of pages of documents, they found nothing'," the former-President quoted one of his friends as saying. "'You are the cleanest on Earth when you think about it.'"

He continued, "I think I'm the most honest human being, perhaps, that God ever created...perhaps."

Click here to sign up to our newsletters.

Up next Politics

Viral

News

Politics

Sport

Showbiz