Boris Johnson and Donald Truephoto: Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Prime Minister Boris Johnson and US President, Donald trump will meet in August. About it reports Reuters with reference to the representative of Downing Street.
The meeting will be held during the G7 summit in the French city of Biarritz. Other details are still unknown.
In a telephone conversation, which took place on Friday, July 26, the two leaders discussed tensions with Iran, the need to work together on this issue and agreed to begin negotiations on a free trade agreement between the two countries immediately after the implementation of Brexit. In addition, trump expressed confidence that Johnson will be a great Prime Minister.
Earlier, Donald trump has called Boris Johnson a “hard and smart” and expressed hope that he will finish Brexit. In addition, the American leader stressed that Johnson is often compared to him and even called the “British lion”.
Boris Johnson officially took office as the new Prime Minister on 24 July.
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