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Jessica Kwong, pictured, has been fired after claiming Donald would be spending Thanksgiving 'tweeting, golfing and more'

Newsweek has fired the political reporter who claimed Donald would be spending Thanksgiving 'tweeting, golfing and more' - before the president spent the day serving turkey dinners to US troops in Afghanistan. 

Jessica Kwong, who says she covers the administration and family on her Twitter page, published her article Thursday morning with the initial headline: 'How is spending Thanksgiving? Tweeting, golfing and more.'

She was later forced to delete her original Twitter post, after the president made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan to greet US troops and meet with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani to discuss reopening talks with the Taliban.

Kwong claimed it has been an 'honest mistake' after the president's son Don Jr. slammed her coverage as 'fake news'. She wrote: 'Deleting this tweet because it was written before knowing about the president’s surprise visit to Afghanistan-an honest mistake. Story has already been updated, as shown in the screenshot.'

Her story's headline was updated to read: 'How is spending Thanksgiving? Tweeting, golfing — and surprising U.S. troops in Afghanistan.'

A note at the end of the story read: 'This story has been substantially updated and edited at 6:17 p.m. EST to reflect the president's surprise trip to Afghanistan. Additional reporting by James Crowley.'

Kwong told The Washington Examiner she has been told to write about what would be doing for Thanksgiving. When it was apparent he had made the trip to Afghanistan Kwong says she told her editor and a new article was written - but her original was not updated.  

Jessica Kwong published this article Thursday morning with the initial headline: 'How is Trump spending Thanksgiving? Tweeting, golfing and more'

Jessica Kwong published this article Thursday morning with the initial headline: 'How is spending Thanksgiving? Tweeting, golfing and more'

She was later forced to delete her original post on her story, after the president made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan to greet US troops and meet with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani to discuss reopening talks with the Taliban

She was later forced to delete her original post on her story, after the president made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan to greet US troops and meet with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani to discuss reopening talks with the Taliban

President Donald Trump holds up a tray of Thanksgiving dinner during a surprise Thanksgiving Day visit to the troops on Thursday

President Donald holds up a tray of Thanksgiving dinner during a surprise Thanksgiving Day visit to the troops on Thursday 

But Don Jr. replied: 'It wasn't an "honest mistake" you tried to dunk on and ended up dunking on yourself because you couldn't resist. 

'Notice how there's never been a story that broke in 's favor & had to be corrected the other way? These aren't mistakes, they are a very consistent pattern.'

himself had earlier retweeted his son's post called the story 'fake news', writing: 'I thought

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