Bremmer told CBS News on Wednesday that during a discussion about the joint G-7 statement, the U.S. president “stood up, he put his hand in his pocket, his suit jacket pocket, and he took two Starburst candies out, threw them on the table and said to Merkel, ‘Here Angela, don’t say I never give you anything.’”

Days later, Trump took another swipe at the German Chancellor, tweeting, “The people of Germany are turning against their leadership as migration is rocking the already tenuous Berlin coalition.”