Trump Tells British TV He Would Take ‘Tougher’ Stance on Brexit
He stated his issues with the European Union “may morph into something very big” from a commerce standpoint.
In the interview with the journalist Piers Morgan, Mr. Trump had excessive reward for President Emmanuel Macron of France.
“He’s a great guy,” Mr. Trump stated. “His wife is fantastic. I like them a lot. You know, we had dinner at the top of the Eiffel Tower, and everything was closed.”
He stated he appeared ahead to visiting Britain, the place he has been invited for a state go to to be hosted by Queen Elizabeth II, and stated he didn’t care that some Britons need him to remain away.
He even joked about his hair: “It’s hanging in, barely,” he stated.
Discussing the approaching royal wedding ceremony, he stated that Britain’s Prince Harry and the actress Meghan Markle appear to be a “lovely couple” and that he didn’t know if he had been invited to their May 19 wedding ceremony.
Told by Mr. Morgan that Ms. Markle had referred to as him a “divisive misogynist,” the president struck a pleasant observe: “Well, I still hope they’re happy.”
During the interview, he appeared open to revisiting his pledge to withdraw from the 2015 Paris local weather accord if the deal might be considerably revised.
“If somebody said, go back into the Paris accord, it would have to be a completely different deal because we had a horrible deal,” Mr. Trump stated.
“Would I go back in? Yeah, I’d go back in. I like, as you know, I like Emmanuel. I would love to, but it’s got to be a good deal for the United States,” he stated, referring to the French president.
Mr. Trump stated the local weather had been cooling in addition to warming and asserted that ice caps had not been shrinking as predicted.
Asked about his remedy of girls, Mr. Trump stated he had “tremendous respect” for ladies however didn’t contemplate himself a feminist.
“I think that would be, maybe, going too far,” he stated.
The interview was carried out Thursday throughout Mr. Trump’s temporary go to to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
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