Monday, January 16, 2017
Donald Trump: I'll offer deals to Britain, Russia
At USA Today by
President-elect Donald Trump said he will do a trade deal with Britain, to help make the country’s pending departure from the European Union “a great thing.”
Trump told the Times of London that he will meet with British Prime Minister Theresa May soon after his inauguration. The article, Trump’s first U.K. interview since being elected, was published
Britons voted to leave the EU at a referendum in June over issues including high levels of immigration. May has said she will trigger the process of leaving the bloc by March.
“I love the U.K.,” Trump told the Times of London in an interview at Trump Tower in New York.
“We’re gonna work very hard to get it done quickly and done properly. Good for both sides.
“I will be meeting with (May). She’s requesting a meeting and we’ll have a meeting right after I get into the White House and . . . we’re gonna get something done very quickly.”