Theresa May to meet Trump coming week

| Updated: Jan 22, 2017 07:17 IST

London [United Kingdom], Jan. 22 (ANI): British Prime Minister Theresa May is scheduled to meet new United States President Donald Trump coming week, White House officials have confirmed. Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon pushed forward the plans to meet May as the new administration seeks to secure a strong relationship with Britain. The Independent quoted a local newspaper as saying that the Prime Minister will travel to the country without any other cabinet ministers and the details of the trip were apparently been worked on over the last week. The two sides are apparently intent on emulating the relationship between Margaret Thatcher and Ronald Reagan shared in the 1980s. The visit of May has been confirmed by a senior White House official. However, no information about the trip has been released from Downing Street. (ANI)