Palace releases details of Donald Trump's meeting with the Queen

Donald Trump speaks to reporters on the South Lawn before boarding Marine One and departing the White House

Donald Trump speaks to reporters on the South Lawn before boarding Marine One and departing the White House

A junior minister in Prime Minister Theresa May's government asked Donald Trump: "Where are your manners, Mr President?" after the USA leader criticised her Brexit strategy in an interview published during his visit to Britain.

Speaking to the United Kingdom tabloid The Sun, Trump said a potential trade deal would "most likely" fail if May's strategy was implemented because the U.S. would be "dealing with the European Union instead of dealing with the UK".

The plan has infuriated fervent Brexit supporters, who think sticking close to the bloc would limit Britain's ability to strike new trade deals around the world.

"I know you're working around the clock", Theresa May said on the steps of Downing Street exactly two years ago today.

After a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit where he provoked a crisis session to force allies to raise their defence spending, Trump landed in Britain having described the closest USA ally in Europe as being in turmoil over Brexit.

Melania Trump's spokesperson did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

He also added that Johnson, "would be a great Prime Minister".

The Sun said its interview with Trump was conducted in Brussels, where the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit was held earlier in the week.

Vickers added: "He would be wise not to attempt to kiss her, and I don't expect for a moment that he will". He said Johnson, May's now ex-foreign secretary, "would be a great prime minister".

May has defended the plan, saying it delivers "on the vote of the British people to take back control of our money, our laws and our borders".


10K people backed the Trump Baby petition, which asked London's mayor Sadiq Khan to give permission to let the blimp soar in the sky.

"Clearly, the really hard Brexiters, the people who regard Theresa May as being a traitor, for keeping any sort of deal going with the European Union, they're going to love this", Lee said. "I think they agree with me on immigration".

Most of the protests against Trump have taken aim and his anti-immigrant rhetoric, as well as his administration's policy of separating undocumented parents and children who cross the United States border. The first lady will remain in London on Friday when protests are set to take place.

He said: "I think allowing millions and millions of people to come into Europe is very, very sad". He obviously likes me and says very good things about me.

"Trump's policies are akin to Nazi Germany in terms of separating children from their families", said Patel, wearing a T-shirt reading, "Do I look illegal?" May had used the Blenheim black tie dinner with political and business leaders to press Trump on the benefits of a free trade deal after Brexit.

The Queen will meet Mr Trump and first lady Melania Trump at the dais in the quadrangle of the historic royal residence on Friday.

Thousands of people are expected to protest against the president in London on Friday, when a 20-foot (6-meter) balloon depicting the president as a screaming baby will be flown near Parliament.

While his schedule studiously avoids any high-profile events in London, the British capital will see a mass demonstration and rally Friday, one of several protests across Britain including a tuneful one by a group of opera singers.

Trump's schedule will largely keep him out of central London, however.

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