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6/22/17

Britain: Peoples Power - Trump's state visit to Britain put on hold - by Patrick Wintour

Donald Trump has told Theresa May in a phone call he does not want to go ahead with a state visit to Britain until the British public supports him coming
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The US president said he did not want to come if there were large-scale protests and his remarks in effect put the visit on hold for some time.

The call was made in recent weeks, according to a Downing Street adviser who was in the room. The statement surprised May, according to those present.

The conversation in part explains why there has been little public discussion about a visit.

Read more: Trump's state visit to Britain put on hold | US news | The Guardian

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