US President Donald Trump and the US First Lady Melania Trump have reached in the UK for a three-day long state visit. Air Force One reached at Stansted Airport at around 09:00 BST. The US President will meet the members of the Royal Family and is expected for discussing the matter of climate change and Chinese technology firm Huawei during the discussions with outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May.
Minutes before touching down, US President condemned Mayor of London Sadiq Khan, with whom he has contended in the past.
He posted that Mr. Khan who had said the UK should “not roll out the red carpet” for President Trump was a “ stone cold loser”, but the President included that he was looking forward to his tour.
Protests are scheduled in multiple UK cities, during the tour, along with Manchester, London, Belfast, and Birmingham. The US President was welcomed by the US Ambassador to the Woody Johnson UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt.
Tory leadership candidate Mr. Hunt, who has expressed about the significance of the relationship between the US and UK, according to the US President cited to him “ some of his very strong views about the Mayor of London” which he had also tweeted.
The tweet of the US President Trump charged Mr. Khan of doing a “ terrible job” as mayor, including: “He has been foolishly “nasty” to the visiting president of the United States, by far the most important ally of the United Kingdom. He is a stone-cold loser who should focus on crime in London, not me. ”
A representative for Mr. Khan said “childish insults” should be below the US President, including: “ Sadiq is representing the progressive values of London and our country, warning that Donald Trump is the most egregious example of a growing far-right threat around the globe.”
Although the US President has expressed his admiration for the UK Prime Minister, as there is assumed to be contrasts of opinion during their discussions, which start on Tuesday.