Trump says he looks forward to working with Johnson, front-runner for British Prime Minister
U.S. President Donald Trump participates in an Apollo 11 50th anniversary commemoration event in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., July 19, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Trump said on Friday he was looking forward to working with Boris Johnson, the front-runner to be Britain’s next Prime Minister, and believes Johnson will work out Brexit.
“I like him. I spoke to him yesterday,” Trump said. “I think we’re going to have a great relationship.”
Reporting By Steve Holland; editing by Grant McCool