Is Trump putting golf before the White House?

US President Donald Trump criticised Barack Obama for golfing, but in Trump's first 100 days in office, he spent more time on the links than any other modern president and continues to spend nearly a quarter of his days as president playing golf.

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    Trump has broken with White House custom and admitted going to play a quick round of golf before working on peace in the Middle East.

    He regularly spends the weekends at a golf course, but aides seldom acknowledge it.

    After criticising his predecessor for golfing too often, is President Trump spending too much time on the green?

    Al Jazeera’s Alan Fisher reports.


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