“When you have a special relationship it is no different from when you have got a close mate. You stand with them in times of adversity but you call them out when they are wrong. There are many things about which Donald Trump is wrong.”
Whatever Khan may have said, Trump didn’t fire the first shots–although he did shoot from his Twitter account.
This could potentially be politically bad for British Prime Minister Theresa May, who is still widely expected to win the snap election to be held June 8. Instead of waiting for the results, Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has called for May to resign over her record on police cuts.
A war of words between the U.S. president and the mayor of London isn’t helping in what’s become an all-out crisis for the U.K.
It would be a first to prevent the President of the United States from visiting the United Kingdom. The war between Trump and Khan may not be over, but it’s pretty clear, unless May somehow loses, the president will be making his trip across the pond.