Nappy pin securely in place, Trump baby blimp takes to the skies

Nappy pin securely in place, Trump baby blimp takes to the skies

"The United Kingdom is leaving the European Union in a few months' time and are they prepared to do a free trade deal with the U.S., because Mr. Trump is".

In extraordinary comments on British politics, Trump also said former foreign minister Boris Johnson, who resigned this week over the Brexit plan and is seen as a potential challenger to May, would make "a great prime minister".

Jacob Rees-Mogg - a leading Conservative Brexiteer and considered a potential alternative party leader by some - said it was perfectly reasonable for Trump to make such comments, adding that May now had an opportunity to change her mind on her Brexit plan.

Interviewed before he left Brussels for the U.K, Trump accused May of ruining what her country stands to gain from its Brexit vote to leave the European Union. "But it is too bad what is going on", the president said. She says "it's brilliant".

"I think it's a travesty of British values".

Britain regards its close ties with the United States, which it calls the special relationship, as a pillar of its foreign policy and Prime Minister Theresa May has courted Trump ahead of the country's departure from the European Union.

Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee, reporting from Chequers where Trump and May are expected to meet on Friday, said "you have to ask yourself, who is likely to benefit from Trump saying any deal would likely be off if May's Brexit strategy was implemented".

The president downplayed the fallout from the interview as he next to May on Friday for a bilateral meeting at Chequers, her official country house.

Prime Minister Theresa May will host Mr Trump and his wife Melania at a dinner at Blenheim Palace this evening. Another 13 percent said they didn't know.

President Trump on Thursday wrapped the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit, leaving behind a trail of confusion, and landed in London where he faces chaos and anger.

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It has been dubbed Storm Trump and the country is braced for a U.S. presidential visit that has split opinion like never before.

"We are expecting hundreds of thousands of people in London wanting their voices heard because they reject the normalization of a Trump agenda-one that is based around hate and divisiveness", said the Stop Trump Coalition.

USA first lady Melania Trump, President Trump, British Prime Minister Theresa May and her husband Philip May watch a live military performance ahead of a dinner in Oxfordshire, U.K., on Thursday. Audio of Trump's comments was also carried on airwaves.

Khan's office gave permission for London protesters to fly a 20-foot (6-meter) balloon depicting the US president as a screaming baby near Parliament as part of nationwide demonstrations Friday against Trump's visit.

There were also demonstrations close to Winfield House, the U.S. ambassador's residence near Regents Park where the president and first lady Melania Trump will spend the night.

Trump arrived yesterday at London Stansted airport before attending a black-tie dinner with Prime Minister Theresa May.

He slammed London Mayor Sadiq Khan for mishandling the aftermath of the June terror attack in the British capital.

Britons, he said, "like me a lot", the BBC reported.

Tens of thousands are expected march through the streets of London to protest the American leader's visit to the United Kingdom, his policies on issues ranging from immigration and race relations to women and climate change.