News Videos

Trump Says British PM May’s Brexit Plan Will ‘Kill’ Trade Deal With U.S.

OpsLens Video

According to a report by CNN, United States President Donald Trump started his visit to the UK with a bang, delivering a speech on Thursday that undermined British Prime Minister Theresa May’s already fragile position in the country’s ongoing Brexit negotiations. In an interview with the The Sun newspaper, Trump said May had ignored his advice on Brexit, while praising former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, May’s rival, who recently resigned over the prime minister’s proposed Brexit plan. The comments by Trump come at the end of a week that saw May lose three ministers, including Johnson, who claimed her approach to Brexit is a betrayal of a referendum vote to abandon the EU.

The opinions expressed here by contributors are their own and are not the view of OpsLens which seeks to provide a platform for experience-driven commentary on today's trending headlines in the U.S. and around the world. Have a different opinion or something more to add on this topic? Contact us for guidelines on submitting your own experience-driven commentary.

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse.

OpsLens Premium on CRTV.

Everywhere, at home or on the go.

SIGNUP NOW