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UK News Donald Trump's UK visit: when the President is arriving for the Nato summit, and who he will be meeting

17:40  02 december  2019
17:40  02 december  2019 Source:   inews.co.uk

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US President Donald Trump enjoyed a round of golf in Scotland as he prepared for his summit Donald Trump ' s UK visit is his first since being electedCredit: Reuters. When did Donald Trump May did not travel north of the border, but Downing Street insisted the President will still be a guest

Donald Trump will fly into London for a meeting with Nato leaders this eveningCredit: Reuters. The Tories will be wary of any endorsements or comments from the President during the visit , a Mr Johnson was asked on Friday about the president ' s unprecedented intervention when he gave his

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Donald Trump is returning to Britain for the third time in two years on Monday evening.

The US president was last seen in the UK in June for a state visit, when he enjoyed the full royal pomp and circumstance on invite of the Queen.

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This time he is here to attend a Nato (North Atlantic Treaty Organisation) summit, alongside dozens of world leaders.

The event will mark 70 years since the formation of the alliance, which comprises of 29 countries in North America and Europe.

When is he arriving and what’s the itinerary?

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Mr Trump will touch down on Air Force One late on Monday evening. He has nothing planned for his first night.

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His first full day will commence on Tuesday morning, leaving unassigned time in his diary for which it has been speculated that he could do a media interview. In the past he has done surprise interviews with Piers Morgan on ITV, Nigel Farage on LBC and The Sun newspaper.

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Donald Trump will arrive in Britain on Monday evening for the three-day visit (Photo: AFP/Getty Images)Buckingham Palace will hold a drinks reception for Mr Trump and other Nato leaders at 6pm on Tuesday night.

Several members of the monarchy are expected to be present, with the Queen, Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall formally greeting guests. Prince William is away on a Middle East engagement, while Prince Andrew has not been named on the list.

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The leaders, including President Trump, will then make the short trip to Downing Street where Boris Johnson is expected to host a second reception after the visit to the Queen.

On Wednesday the Nato summit will take place at the Grove Hotel, near Watford on the outskirts of London.

Why is Trump visiting the UK again?

The United States is a founding member of Nato, and remains key to its future.

The summit, marking 70 years of the alliance, set up in the wake of the Second World War, will discuss “security challenges we face now and in the future”.

Protesters were out in force for the president's 2019 state visit (Photo: AFP via Getty Images)

At the summit Mr Trump has hinted that he will discuss modern-day security threats including cyber space, attacks on “critical infrastructure and telecommunications networks” and terrorism.

The visit follows Friday's London Bridge terror attack, which killed two and injured three others and saw the attacker shot by police.

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It also comes ten days before the general election, and Mr Johnson and the Conservative Party will be wary of the president making any media interventions that could harm their campaign.

What about security?

Mr Trump is expected to fly on one of the White House’s two high-security military Boeing 747-200B aircraft, Air Force One.

For foreign trips the president normally makes use of several huge cargo planes to carry his fleet of bulletproof vehicles and White Hawk helicopters.

The US president is expected to arrive on Air Force One (Photo: AFP/Getty Images)

Mr Trump will travel in his tailored high-spec limousine, dubbed “the Beast” for its gadget features.

He will be followed by his extensive presidential motorcade on various engagements centred around London, including two identical limousines, security and communications vehicles, police, an ambulance, and the media.

What happened last time?

The US president’s summer state visit was eventful even before he had landed - with Mr Trump tweeting just minutes as he arrived at Stansted Airport criticising London's mayor Sadiq Khan.

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US President Donald Trump and Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg attend a bilateral breakfast ahead of the Nato Summit in Brussels. There is a lot Trump will be able to make of these developments for his domestic political advantage if Johnson wins the election and Brexit happens at

Donald Trump will be accompanied by as many as 1,000 staff, a motorcade and multiple helicopters during his UK trip. His extensive entourage is made He did not provide an exact time frame for the increase. Persuading Nato allies to spend more on defence is one of Mr Trump ’ s key foreign policy

Donald Trump's security operation costs millions of pounds (Photo: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

The president’s security operation for his summer state visit cost the Metropolitan Police £3.4m, involving more than 6,300 officers, a freedom of information request showed.

His security detail for a four-day working visit that he made in 2018 exceeded £14.2m.

He attended state banquet at Buckingham Palace, met then-Prime Minister Theresa May at the Chequers residency, and was hosted at the grand Blenheim Palace for a dinner.

Protests - including a baby Trump blimp - dominated his visit, and further demonstrations are expected on Tuesday evening, with a march down the Mall set to focus on claims trade talks between the UK and US have discussed the NHS.

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