UK foreign minister Johnson defends Trump state visit plan | Reuters

LONDON British foreign minister Boris Johnson on Monday defended the decision to invite U.S. President Donald Trump to London for a state visit, amid criticism prompted by Trump's immigration policies."It is totally right that the incoming president of our closest and most important ally should be accorded the honour of a state visit, and that is supported by this government" Johnson told parliament.

(Reporting by Kylie Maclellan, writing by William James, editing by Stephen Addison)

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Published Date: Jan 30, 2017 23:17 PM | Updated Date: Jan 30, 2017 23:17 PM

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