Not everyone was happy with Rodman getting so much air time around the event. "He wants his people to enjoy their life", Rodman said.
"I just felt like I fell in love with the country from day one", Rodman said. "I was sitting up protecting everything", said Rodman.
Rodman most recently traveled to North Korea a year ago as a private citizen.
He also revealed that a White House staffer called him to say Mr Trump was proud of him.
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"Kim Jong Un is not a dumb man", Rodman, one of the only Americans to have built a relationship with Kim, stressed. "All of these years, I somehow had something to do with this North Korea situation, but I don't want to take credit", he continued. I couldn't even go home, for thirty days. (CNN) Rodman said dictator Kim Jong-Un was a "big kid" who wanted to see the world. I never had no one to hear me. The statement comes on the heels of Trump slamming Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as dishonest and weak while instructing his advisors to back out of a joint statement he had agreed to with US allies at the G-7 summit. "A great rebounder. You know when you think-Dennis was a great rebounder and he wasn't, relatively speaking, that tall", Trump said. He even got emotional when discussing the summit on CNN.
United States and the DPRK commit to establish new U.S. -DPRK relations in accordance with the desire of the peoples of the two countries for peace and prosperity. I still kept going back.
An emotionally distraught Rodman told Cuomo that he suffered incredible abuse after returning to the U.S.
The former National Basketball Association player also described the North Korean leader as "a big kid, even though he's small, but he loves to have a good time".
Rodman's ties to Kim blossomed during a controversial visit to North Korea in early 2013, when he called Kim "a friend for life".