U.S. President Trump says UK PM Boris Johnson ‘very succesful’


FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump holds a bilateral assembly with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson (L) on the sidelines of the annual United Nations Normal Meeting in New York Metropolis, New York, U.S., September 24, 2019. Information/Jonathan Ernst/File Photograph

LONDON (Information) – U.S. President Donald Trump mentioned on Tuesday he didn’t need to intervene in Britain’s election, however that he thought present Prime Minister Boris Johnson was very succesful and would do a superb job.

“I feel Boris could be very succesful and I feel he’ll do a superb job,” Trump mentioned in London, the place he’s attending a gathering of NATO leaders.

Trump additionally reaffirmed his assist for Brexit – the central goal of Johnson’s election marketing campaign. Britain holds its election on Dec. 12.

Reporting by Steve Holland and Man Faulconbridge, writing by William James; modifying by Alistair Smout