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Trump team said to discuss post-Brexit trade deal with UK

Trump team said to discuss post-Brexit trade deal with UK

January 22, 2017

WASHINGTON, Jan 22 — Bloomberg Prime Minister Theresa May last week declared Britain is “open for business” as she announced plans to pursue a clean break with the EU, paving the way for the UK to eventually strike new trade accords with the continent and other countries. May is to visit Washington this week. Trump officials believe their discussions with her government encouraged May to be more aggressive in exiting the union. She can use any American support to argue the UK... Read more

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