SWITZERLAND, JULY 23 – United States President Donald Trump has congratulated the new leader of the Conservative Party and next Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson.
The former Foreign Secretary won conservative Party Leadership Race on Tuesday by a 2-1 margin and is expected to be sworn in on Wednesday after Theresa may officially resigns.
The American president seems to be more amenable to the new British leader than his predecessor, Theresa May whom he once called ‘foolish’
“Congratulations to Boris Johnson on becoming the new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He will be great!” Trump tweeted on Tuesday afternoon.
UK Justice Secretary David Gauke has already resigned.