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Robotic Trump Statue Featured at London Protest

Robotic Trump Statue Featured at London Protest

The White House says U.S. President Donald Trump and the first lady have given Queen Elizabeth II a silver and silk poppy flower brooch from Tiffany & Co.

Trump mentioned Boris Johnson, who has said the United Kingdom should leave the European Union on October 31, deal or no deal, and Jeremy Hunt, Britain's foreign minister who has warned against leaving without a deal.

"I think we'll have a very very substantial trade deal, it'll be a very fair deal, and I think it's something we both want to do", Trump told May and business leaders at the start of a roundtable meeting. "I would have sued and settled maybe, but you never know".

President Donald Trump promised the US and United Kingdom could as much as triple their trade after Brexit, but stirred controversy by hinting that Britain's government-run health system could be opened to American companies.

Asked if the NHS would be included in post-Brexit trade talks, Trump said "everything is on the table".

The meeting with business leaders at St. James' Palace will bring together 10 leading companies - five from the UK and five from the United States.

He joked to the outgoing British leader that she should "stick around" and reach a much stronger economic alliance with the United States once her country finally leaves the European Union.

Prior to his trip, the collapse of May's premiership over her failure to secure Britain's exit from the European Union had raised concerns that Trump could publicly humiliate her.

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Mr Trump also called for arch-Brexiteer Mr Farage, a scourge of Ms May's ruling Conservative Party, to conduct talks with the EU.

China was also on the agenda, as the USA has been pushing its European allies not to let Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei help build their 5G networks over security concerns.

"I don't see any kindness in him at all. he just gives me the creeps, I see nothing redeeming about him", she said. "This is not a Burger King buffet at Mar-a-Lago", the Queen told Trump in the clip. The two leaders have sharply differing views on issues including Iran, Brexit and Chinese telecoms firm Huawei.

As the crowds decanted from Trafalgar Square, down along Whitehall towards Downing Street, where Trump was meeting Theresa May, a handful of protestors sporting bright red "Make America Great Again" baseball caps could be made out. He was responding to Khan's suggestion that Trump is not worthy of a state visit and that the president is not even in the same class as his predecessors Barack Obama and George W. Bush.

The leader of the Labor Party, meanwhile, Jeremy Corbyn, wanted to meet with Trump, but the president declined, Trump said. Noah pointed out the uncanny resemblance between the two: "The UK is on the verge of electing a prime minister who looks exactly like Donald Trump". "This is an incredibly apt way to welcome him".

In central London, tens of thousands of protesters are expected to take part in a "Carnival of Resistance" later in the day to voice their opposition to the president.

Among those taking part will be environmental activists, anti-racism campaigners and women's rights protesters.