Trump lands in Great Britain for first United Kingdom visit

Ross Houston
July 13, 2018

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It looks a little scary there on the homepage of U.S. Embassy in London: the word ALERT. Otherwise, he will remain on the outskirts of the city center - which, in some ways, lessens the chance he'll encounter displays of British criticism of his policies directly. She also plans to shift the focus during the rest of Mr. Trump's visit, hoping to steer him toward talk about trade and the growing threat of Russian Federation.

They each have 4,000 square feet of floor space, including a Presidential suite with a large office and conference room, a medical suite that can be used as an operating room and two kitchen areas that can feed 100 people at a time. "I think North Atlantic Treaty Organisation is much stronger now than it was two days ago".

Asked about Trump's comments, May said: "We're delivering on the vote of the British people to take back control of our money, our laws and our borders".

The tight security surrounding the visit will attempt to avoid exposing Trump to planned protests in central London.

The 6m high balloon shows Mr Trump as a giant baby in a nappy with his trademark blonde hair.


May emphasized in a statement ahead of the visit the UK's "special relationship with the U.S".

A coalition known as Together Against Trump has been the chief organizer of the opposition effort.

10 Downing Street said she would be meeting with schoolchildren and veterans on Friday, accompanied by Philip May, U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May's husband.

"The pictures of children being held in what appear to be cages are deeply disturbing", May stated to the House of Commons.

The US president and the first lady were given a red carpet reception at Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire.

He will be treated to a Guard of Honour when he meets the Queen at Windsor Castle for tea tomorrow, there will also be a grand dinner at Blenheim Palace tonight as well as a lunch with Theresa May at Chequers on Friday (UK time).


Considering Trump's comments yesterday referring to the United Kingdom as "in turmoil", it will remain to be seen whether he keeps his silence on the issue during his visit today.

It was, Angela McCormick, 49, a college lecturer, admitted, a ruse to publicise bigger rallies and the first of the protests expected at the two Scottish golf resorts Mr Trump bought when he was just another billionaire businessman.

Johnson has told reporters that Americans respected peaceful protest. It was London mayor Sadiq Khan who gave the go ahead for the orange balloon and he clashed on ITV's This Morning with host Piers Morgan. The state visit invitation was given to him personally by May just days after his inauguration before being postponed indefinitely.

Many politicians and commentators have criticized the protests as disrespectful to a sitting president of the UK's greatest ally.

"Trump's entire political argument revolves and relies around a division between people, and a blame culture".

"Melania has seen photos of the Trump baby blimp, and she doesn't find it amusing in the slightest, she thinks it's mortifying", a source close to the first lady tells HollywoodLife EXCLUSIVELY.


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