"Good Morning Britain" host Piers Morgan interviews the President of the United States Donald Trump about his state visit and America's relationship with the UK. In the half-hour long chat in Churchill's historic war room bunker beneath London, Donald Trump clarifies his 'nasty' comments about Meghan Markle and reveals why the NHS won't be part of a post-Brexit trade deal. He also tried on a "Churchill-style" hat.
WORLD EXCLUSIVE: President Trump sets the record straight on Meghan Markle: 'It's not good for me to be nasty to her and I wasn't.' 👉 https://t.co/CQyRcgjw81@piersmorgan | #GMBTrump pic.twitter.com/3vFXXRHSF2— Good Morning Britain (@GMB) June 5, 2019
'It was really something.'— Good Morning Britain (@GMB) June 5, 2019
We can imagine it'll be tough impressing @POTUS, but the Queen and Buckingham Palace seem to have done the job!
He says he and Her Majesty 'had a great rapport' and spoke 'non-stop' for an hour and a half.@realDonaldTrump | @piersmorgan | #GMBTrump pic.twitter.com/kjNk6WxVHG
The POTUS discusses gun violence with @piersmorgan. He says unarmed civilians are 'sitting ducks' and don't stand a chance when faced with 'bad guys' with guns.— Good Morning Britain (@GMB) June 5, 2019
He adds if people were armed during the Paris attacks 'it would have never happened'.#GMBTrump pic.twitter.com/UI9L56Ifgh
President Trump gets defensive when asked about his feud with John McCain, insisting: 'I don't think of him'.— Good Morning Britain (@GMB) June 5, 2019
He adds: 'I was not a fan, I didn’t like what he did to healthcare. I didn’t like how he handled the veterans...'@piersmorgan | #GMBTrump pic.twitter.com/ONsWgPFgZt
'You have to have a standard and you have to stick by that standard.'— Good Morning Britain (@GMB) June 5, 2019
The POTUS defends his decision to ban transgender people from serving in the military.@piersmorgan | #GMBTrump pic.twitter.com/heBUjhwiUH
'I think I have a very good relationship with the people in the United Kingdom.'— Good Morning Britain (@GMB) June 5, 2019
President Trump says despite the protests, he still loves the UK and its people. (After all, he is half-British!)@piersmorgan | #GMBTrump pic.twitter.com/nGp19lBCG7