Donald Trump has mentioned he’s “shocked at how badly” the Brexit negotiations have gone for Britain and claimed that leaving the EU is “tearing the nation aside”.
In an explosive intervention, the US president claimed that Theresa Could didn’t hearken to his options on the right way to deal with the negotiations.
“It is a very complicated factor proper now, it is tearing a rustic aside, it is truly tearing loads of international locations aside and it is a disgrace it must be that method however I believe we’ll keep proper in our lane,” he mentioned.
“I am shocked at how badly it has all gone from a stand level of negotiations however I gave the prime minister my concepts of the right way to negotiate it, she did not hearken to that and that is wonderful however it might have been negotiated in a distinct method.”
Mr Trump made the feedback alongside Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar within the Oval Workplace.
Britain is because of depart the EU on the finish of March, however MPs will vote in a while delaying Brexit till not less than the top of June.
When requested if he thinks the deadline needs to be pushed again, the US president mentioned: “I believe they’re most likely going to need to do one thing as a result of proper now there are within the midst of a really quick time frame, on the finish of the month and they aren’t going to have the ability to try this.
“We will do a really huge commerce cope with the UK. we’re additionally re-negotiating our commerce cope with the European teams and actually particular person nations.”