"Mary Jo Jacobi, a former aide to President Ronald Reagan, told CNBC's "Squawk Box Europe", that "[Trump] has already won, he is meeting with the queen and his lifelong wish has been meeting with the Her Majesty so from his personal perspective it is a win already".
"He did that with Theresa May at Chequers, motioning her through her own door first". Look at what is going on in London", Trump told the newspaper, before referring directly to Khan: "I think he has done a very bad job on terrorism.
The president and his wife were given a red carpet welcome by British Prime Minister Theresa May with a gala dinner at Blenheim Palace on Thursday night.
"Now, for the benefit of all our people, let us work together to build a more prosperous future". Trump and the Queen then return to the dais to view the military 'March Past, ' before they enter the Sovereign's Entrance of Windsor Castle for tea.
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Trump authorized an initial $50 billion in tariffs - including the $34 billion that took effect Friday - to match those losses. China's retaliation to those measures was "without any worldwide legal basis or justification", Lighthizer said Tuesday.
Trump has talked at length about the royal family over the years.
In 2008, when then USA president George W Bush had tea with the monarch at Windsor, he enjoyed a traditional English afternoon spread of tea, small sandwiches and cakes in the White Drawing Room. With the queen in the middle, the Trumps seemed to tower over the monarch, who stands roughly 5-foot-3.
"He's a racist that's taken over my country".
Trump said it made him feel "unwelcome".
But Emily Thornberry, the Shadow Secretary of State, says the comments show the real Donald Trump. "He thought she was great on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation today and is a really terrific person".
The petition received the green light of London mayor, Sadiq Khan, to fly near the parliament and the activist group has so far raised over £16,000 to cover the costs of the protest -more than three times its original target- on a crowdfunding campaign.