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US News Ring of steel for Donald Trump's three-day UK trip will cost £30m and include a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, the SAS, snipers, armoured vehicles, 150 US special agents and 10,000 police

14:36  06 july  2018
14:36  06 july  2018 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

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More than 150 US agents will swoop into the UK for President Trump ’ s three day UK visit next Thursday in America’s costliest-ever security operation in the UK .

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a group of people standing in front of a crowd: The president's security team will guard him everywhere he goes in the UK as he travels around the country between London and Scotland © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited The president's security team will guard him everywhere he goes in the UK as he travels around the country between London and Scotland Donald Trump's visit to the UK will be his nation's most expensive to date as a ring of steel is erected around the president, including an aircraft carrier, decoy helicopters and thousands of police officers.

The bill for the American leader's three-day trip is expected to be around £30m between the two nations as security services plan to work together to keep Trump from trouble.

a truck driving down a street next to a car: US President Donald Trump makes his way in the Presidential limousine knows as © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited US President Donald Trump makes his way in the Presidential limousine knows as "The Beast" - an armoured car which has been brought over to the UK

Protests and counter protests are planned with 50,000 expected to hit the streets. With the threat of violence looming over the capital when Trump arrives on July 13, a huge operation is underway.

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Ten thousand British police will be deployed while summer breaks for key intelligence officers have been scrapped and security clearance is granted for US agents in Downing Street.

a helicopter flying in the air: A UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter, piloted by the U.S. Army's 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment. The helicopters and their decoy versions will be in the UK © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited A UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter, piloted by the U.S. Army's 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment. The helicopters and their decoy versions will be in the UK

The president is taking no chances as he brings in an arsenal of military hardware and his most tough and trusted staff. 

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a woman standing in front of a group of people posing for the camera: Donald Trump and wife Melania will travel from the White House to the UK for a three-day visit as protesters plan to take to the streets © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited Donald Trump and wife Melania will travel from the White House to the UK for a three-day visit as protesters plan to take to the streets

Meanwhile US Navy carrier, the gigantic USS Harry S Truman, will dock in the south coast as back up.

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A twin rotor Osprey V22 aircraft will be onboard along with Black Hawk helicopters in case the president needs to be extracted quickly.

a close up of a helicopter flying in the air: The Osprey V22 aircraft is on standby in case Donald Trump needs help during his UK visit as part of the £30m ring of security being put in place © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited The Osprey V22 aircraft is on standby in case Donald Trump needs help during his UK visit as part of the £30m ring of security being put in place

The $4.5billion US carrier, used recently in Syria, was designed to 'project American presence and power off any coast' according to the US navy.

The nuclear-powered vessel - which weighs 97,000 tons - is almost as long as the Empire State Building at close to 1,100 feet. 

a fighter jet sitting on top of a runway: Thousands of forces personnel travel on the carrier which will be available to help if the president calls for extraction during his trip to London and Scotland © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited Thousands of forces personnel travel on the carrier which will be available to help if the president calls for extraction during his trip to London and Scotland

Below the deck hums a small city of over 5,500 people.

The early staged are already underway with a week to go under the gargantuan security operation.

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smoke coming out of the water: Aircraft taking off from the carrier being sent over with Donald Trump. The USS Harry S Truman will dock on the south coast © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited Aircraft taking off from the carrier being sent over with Donald Trump. The USS Harry S Truman will dock on the south coast

The first of Trump's bodyguards arrived at RAF Lakenheath, a US Base in Suffolk, last week.

Ahead of his visit, the president's personal Sikorsky helicopters, code-named Marine One will arrive. They are expected to be joined by two decoy craft. 

a close up of a person: A Hornet on the USS Harry S Truman. The carrier is equipped with personnel and military hardware after mission in Syria © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited A Hornet on the USS Harry S Truman. The carrier is equipped with personnel and military hardware after mission in Syria

Britain is still on high alert for a terror attack with hundreds of people linked to terror groups being watched across the nation.

A 'walk through, talk through' exercise has been carried out on all routes planned on the trip - so security officers can look for potential weaknesses and cover potential strike areas. 

a ship in the background: Trump's backup: The US Navy aircraft carrier Harry S Truman will dock on the south coast of England as President Trump tours the UK for three days while being supported by air, land and sea © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited Trump's backup: The US Navy aircraft carrier Harry S Truman will dock on the south coast of England as President Trump tours the UK for three days while being supported by air, land and sea

The US will send around forty intelligence officers to work directly with the SAS.

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A senior security source told the Daily Mirror: 'This visit has been planned for a long time, from heavily armed police and plain clothes special forces sat in unmarked vans to a secondary high readiness force and RAF Chinook helicopters sat on the edge of the capital.

a large ship in the water: The Harry S Truman is as long as the Empire State Building and can hold up to 5,500 people. It is home to Black Hawks and a twin rotor Osprey V22 aircraft © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited The Harry S Truman is as long as the Empire State Building and can hold up to 5,500 people. It is home to Black Hawks and a twin rotor Osprey V22 aircraft

'The US are pouring resources into the UK in what will be their biggest ever security operation to this country.

'Trump is probably the most divisive US President to come to the UK and as such his presidency has sparked widespread spite and hatred, given his aggressive foreign policies and his touch stance domestically.

a man and a woman standing in front of a boat: US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will arrive on July 12 for a three day visit in which they will meet the Queen © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will arrive on July 12 for a three day visit in which they will meet the Queen

'He faces multiple threats and that is why the operation to protect him is so vast.'

The President will arrive at Stansted Airport outside of the capital on Thursday evening and will head to Blenheim Palace for a meal. 

a group of people standing around a plane: The Air Force One is part of the security protection package. US President Donald Trump (C) waves before boarding Air Force One after attending the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited The Air Force One is part of the security protection package. US President Donald Trump (C) waves before boarding Air Force One after attending the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit

On Friday he will meet Queen Elizabeth at Windsor Castle and Theresa May, prime minister, at Chequers.  

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