Trump hails Boris Johnson as future PM and attacks Sadiq Khan
President calls ex-foreign secretary ‘very talented’ while criticising London mayor
• MPs outraged at ‘repulsive’ Trump broadside against May• Trump in the UK: follow it liveDonald Trump hailed Boris Johnson as a future prime minister, accused the London mayor, Sadiq Khan, of doing “a bad job” on terrorism and said there had been too much immigration in Europe in an incendiary interview that raised questions about the decision to invite him to Britain.A day before the US president was due to have bilateral talks with Theresa May, Trump used an interview with the Rupert Murdoch-owned Sun to endorse her principal Tory rival just days after he resigned from the cabinet in protest at her Brexit policy. Continue reading...
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/jul/13/trump-hails-boris-johnson-as-future-pm-and-attacks-sadiq-khan
Author : Dan Sabbagh
Publish date : 2018-07-13 07:28:25
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