Where was Khan’s outrage when human rights’ abusers, Mohammed bin Salman, or Xi Jinping, came to visit?
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Corbyn’s new stand-in was strikingly self-possessed.
Ben Roback: Downing Street – and the leadership contenders – weathered Trump’s visit to London better than feared
There were plenty of nerves, but the general impression is that it could have gone a lot worse.
The President says the “tremendous potential” of such a deal might double or triple current trade.
WATCH: May – “We will preserve the alliance that is the bedrock of our shared prosperity and security“
The Prime Minister hailed the transatlantic alliance in her statement alongside Trump.
The meeting, which will cover Huawei among other topics, is expected to be somewhat tense.
“We shouldn’t be frightened of being a great nation, and nor should the United States.” Plus: the state of the leadership race.
The President visited Westminster Abbey this afternoon and will be present at a state banquet this evening.
His three day state visit will include a D-Day commemoration event on Wednesday at Southsea.
The President’s support for Johnson may do the latter no good among voters, but it’s likely to do him no harm among another electorate – Tory activists.
His announcement on EU nationals – crafted to appeal to liberal Leavers, Remainers and Softer Brexiteers – has perfect pitch in terms of the coalition he is trying to build.
As we write, the Prime Minister is expected to make it clear today that she will step down as Conservative leader on June 10.
By nominating him, they would be wagering a similar bet to the one they placed in 2016 when Clinton was selected as the safe candidate.
Here in Britain, the two main parties are being punished by voters for tearing up their Brexit commitments.
Obsessing with a Washington debate about impeachment is a gift to the President, who repeats a far simpler message.