Britain's May looking forward to explaining Brexit stance to Trump, spokesman says

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Queen Elizabeth II invited President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump to Windsor Castle in Windsor, England, for a meeting and tea.

Queen Elizabeth has met with three other US presidents at Windsor Castle, including Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Ronald Reagan.

Several anti-Trump protest groups are expected to meet at Portland Place on Friday as the president has a working lunch with Theresa May at her country residence Chequers.

He said: "I think allowing millions and millions of people to come into Europe is very, very sad".

Unsurprisingly, the meeting had everybody talking on social media, with a clip of the president stopping abruptly in front of the Queen doing its rounds online.

"These demonstrators gathering here on Parliament Square see him as a bigot, as a racist, as a xenophobe, as a misogynist", Barker said.

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"What is interesting is Trump is not criticising mayors of those cities, but he is criticising me", he told the BBC's Today programme. I haven't been there in a long time. Protest organizers said on their campaign website they want to "make sure [Trump] knows that all of Britain is looking down on him and laughing at him" during his visit.

United States President Donald Trump said he doesn't feel welcome in London, and he blames that in part on Mayor Sadiq Khan.

"The idea that we restrict freedom of speech, the right to assemble, the right to protest because somebody might be offended is a slippery slope", he told BBC radio, adding that a protest to welcome Trump was also planned.

Mr Trump made the comments in his incendiary interview with the The Sun in which he poured scorn on Theresa May's plan for a soft Brexit.

Before the Sun interview was published, Ms May invoked Winston Churchill as she addressed Mr Trump and business leaders at a black-tie dinner at Blenheim Palace, the grand 18th-century country house which was the British World War II leader's birthplace. As he said in his interview with the Sun she "is a very good person" and he "never said anything bad about her".

"But having a special relationship means that we expect the highest standards from each other, and it also means speaking out when we think the values we hold dear are under threat".

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