Trump has promised to protect the UK if necessary

Trump has promised to protect the UK if necessary

MOSCOW, January 26 — RIA Novosti. The US President Donald trump said that he had a very good relationship with the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Theresa may, and stressed that Washington “will come to the defense” of London, if necessary.

“I can tell you that I have a very good relationship with your Prime Minister … I support much of what she does and says. I support militarily very strong. We will come to your defense if something happens, though I hope nothing happens,” said trump in an interview with ITV.

An excerpt of an interview that will air Sunday posted on Twitter the transmission of Good Morning Britain.

In 2017 Mei gave Trump the invitation of Queen Elizabeth II to visit the United Kingdom on an official visit. After that about 2 million Britons signed a petition to cancel the state visit of the President of the United States. Their indignation was aroused imposed by trump immigration restrictions.

In January, trump wrote on Twitter that he canceled a trip to Britain, explaining this decision by disagreement with the actions of the previous administration for the construction of the Embassy in London, which cost $ 1.2 billion.

However, the latest statement trump says about the cancellation of his state visit to Britain. In the office of the government of the country, RIA Novosti reported in January that the invitation remains in force and the details of the state visit will be announced later.

Trump during the meeting in Davos on the sidelines of the world economic forum with the Prime Minister of great Britain Teresa may has said that the rumors about the bad relations between the two countries is wrong, and also promised to increase trade with this country “many times”.