In an interview with the Sun published late Thursday, as he dined with May, Trump said her proposal to execute a so-called "soft Brexit", maintaining ties with the European Union, was wrong and would torpedo a USA trade deal.
Mr Trump said: "She's a very smart, very tough, very capable person and I would much rather have her as my friend than my enemy, that I can tell you". "I actually told Theresa May how to do it, but she didn't listen to me."I think allowing millions and millions of people to come into Europe is very, very sad".
Interestingly, older people are more likely to think Mr Trump was wrong to express his opinions on Brexit, but young people are more likely to think that Britain would be unwise to trust him in trade negotiations. During the interview, Trump also praised former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and criticized London Mayor Sadiq Khan, London's first-ever Muslim mayor, one of the most prominent Muslim politicians in Europe.
More than 60,000 people are signed up to protest in London on Friday with plans afoot for a giant blimp portraying Trump as an orange, snarling baby to sit over parliament. "I think they agree with me on immigration", he told reporters in Brussels.
"The United States looks forward to finalizing a great bilateral trade deal" with the U.K., he said.
The interview was so surprising, Trump's press officer Sarah Sanders issued a statement overnight Thursday to clarify the president's attitude toward May. I haven't been there in a long time. And, although he insisted he was not trying to pit Johnson against May, he added: "I am just saying I think he would be a great prime minister. With a lot of resignations", Trump told a news conference at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels.
Two ministers broke cover to make their displeasure at Mr Trump's comments known.
Earlier, activists floated a six-meter-high blimp outside parliament depicting the US president as an orange, snarling nappy-wearing baby.
On Friday, Trump's official events were all set for outside London, away from the major protests, which appeared to be a concession to his famously thin skin.
Ms Thornberry added: 'I don't trust her to stand up for our country when it comes to President Trump.
"She should negotiate the best way she knows how, but it's too bad what's going on", Trump said. He and First Lady Melania Trump are scheduled to have tea with Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle in the late afternoon.
Trump's trip coincides with a tumultuous week for May after two senior ministers resigned in protest at her plans for trade with the European Union after Britain leaves next March.
London Mayor Sadiq Khan defended his decision to give permission for the blimp to be flown, saying it was not for him to be a censor or to decide what is in good or bad taste.
Addressing the 100-strong group, the prime minister said there was an "unprecedented" opportunity to do a deal that boosted jobs and growth in both countries.
"I also said that this incredible woman right here is doing a fantastic job".
Juventus' €100 million ($158m) splurge on Cristiano Ronaldo has resulted in a spectacular strike from an Italian trade union. The union also mentions "huge economic sacrifices" being made by workers at the same time €112m is being spent on Ronaldo.
On Friday he will visit PM Theresa May at Chequers, set to be followed by a meeting with Her Majesty The Queen at Windsor Castle. May has had to defend Trump's visit in the face of fiery criticism from opposition lawmakers.
We can not allow those who do not understand America's greatness to terrorize people due to their background. The man resumes his abuse, saying: "You're not American, if you were American you wouldn't wear that".
The Special Counsel's Office declined to comment Friday as to why the organization that published the documents, the U.S. Rosenstein said the Americans who were corresponding with the GRU officers were unaware they were Russian operatives.
He indicated that the Giants were able to conduct a "very thorough conversation" with the team's scouts who had seen Beal. He entered the supplemental draft after being ruled academically ineligible for what would have been his senior season.
In the comedy categories, hip-hop themed FX show " Atlanta " is up against Amazon's ( AMZN.O ) " The Marvelous Mrs. The 70th Emmy awards ceremony will be held at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles on 17 September.
Three centrist Democrats facing reelection in states Trump won by double digits voted to confirm Justice Neil M. Outside Florida's Supreme Court, protestors are making their case for opposing Kavanaugh's appointment.
Eighth seed Anderson will play American ninth seed John Isner on Friday for a place in Sunday's final. "And for the fans, too". After seven weeks out with a serious knee injury, many doubted if Nadal would regain his crown as the "King of Clay".
"It's the Hungarian production site that has been implicated in the listeria outbreak in the European Union ", says Carstensen. Although uncommon, it can be particularly unsafe for pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems.
Harry leaned in to say hello to Dylan Mahon, who grabbed the smiling prince's beard, as Meghan covered her mouth laughing. It was definitely a departure from the dresses and skirts she has worn since she joined the royal family .
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Forbes also says Jenner is the 27th-richest self-made woman in the United States, beating out the rest of her family. But many people on Twitter took issue with the magazine's claim that she was "self-made".
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