Donald Trump, Mitt Romney and his wife Ann
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Donald Trump endorses Mitt Romney in Las Vegas

The American business magnate Donald Trump has endorsed Mitt Romney for the Republican Party's presidential nomination, describing him as " tough, smart and sharp", ahead of the next stage of the campaign in Nevada.

Mr Trump announced his support at a Las Vegas hotel he owns, contradicting earlier reports that he may back Romney rival Newt Gingrich.

  • 02 Feb 2012