Las Vegas Mandalay Bay shooting: Donald Trump savaged for 'warmest condolences' tweet

'It sounds like holiday greetings' - Twitter reacts to Donald Trump's 'warmest condolences' tweet after Las Vegas shooting

The President's choice of words appears to have rubbed some users up the wrong way

Monday, October 2, 2017

Donald Trump is facing the wrath of Twitter for his choice of words in the wake of the shooting in Las Vegas. 

At least 50 people have been killed and more than 100 injured after a gunman opened fire on crowds at a country music festival near the Mandalay Bay resort.

The US President tweeted his response to the attack, saying the victims and their families had his "warmest condolences":

However, his choice of words has inflamed a number of users on the social network. 

See some of the reaction below: