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The President of the United States, Donald trump told the Prime Minister Theresa may, that she could be the Winston Churchill of this generation. About this, the White house said during a telephone conversation with the head of the British government, reports The Telegraph, citing its sources.
It is noted that the leaders talked by phone on December 19 last year, however, the content of the conversation became known only now.
Trump explained that he saw the movie “Dark times”, where the role of Churchill plays an actor Gary Oldman. What exactly in this tape gave the American leader on such a comparison is unknown. How responded the British Prime Minister, also not specified.
Winston Churchill led the British government from 1940 to 1945. However, shortly before the end of the war he lost the election, losing to Clement Attlee. In 1951, Churchill again became Prime Minister and held this post until 1955.
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