Nor is she finding much support from US President Donald Trump, who has openly questioned her Brexit deal, instead favouring a full break. Trump, speaking to reporters soon after May announced her Brexit package, dismissed it as "a great deal for the EU." "That would be a very big negative for the deal," Trump said. Gardiner said that Brexit would also have a practical benefit for Trump in pulling Britain out of a common EU foreign policy. "I would envisage a British foreign policy that is much more closely aligned with the United States."
Source: Daily Nation December 16, 2018 03:45 UTC