Trump to make a state visit as guest of Queen

US President Donald Trump with Queen Elizabeth II inspects the Guard of Honour at Windsor Castle in July 2018

US President Donald Trump with Queen Elizabeth II inspects the Guard of Honour at Windsor Castle in July 2018 Credit Pablo Martinez Monsivais AP

As this is an official state visit, members of the British royal family will surely spend time with Donald Trump and his wife during the trip.

As the statement has specified, while in the UK, Trump is expected to attend the Horse Guards Parade in London and inspect the Guard of Honour.

It still remains to be confirmed whether this time Trump will engage in the traditional activities of a United Kingdom state visit, such as being taken to Buckingham Palace in a horse-drawn carriage, that he missed out on the first time around. "It's just a great place", he added.

The president was promised a state visit by Prime Minister Theresa May after he was elected in 2016 - but no date was set.

The Queen welcomed President Trump to Windsor Castle in 2018 during his working visit to the UK. Previous year tens of thousands gathered in Trafalgar Square and hundreds at Blenheim Palace to express their disgust at President Trump's visit.

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The largest protest in London attracted some 250,000 people, according to organizers, bringing much of the capital to a standstill.

He said: "We're talking about trade with the European Union". The balloon is now on a "protest tour" in the United States and there's no word on whether Baby Trump will be back in the UK for a repeat appearance.

It's also reignited a row over whether he will be allowed to follow in the footsteps of Ronald Reagan, Barack Obama and Bill Clinton in addressing both houses of Parliament.

Prime Minister Theresa May hailed the visit, planned for June 3-5, as a chance for the United Kingdom and the USA "to strengthen our already close relationship", while the White House said it would "reaffirm the steadfast and special relationship" between the two nations.

Nations that took part in the campaign to liberate Europe from Nazi Germany have been also been invited to attend.

They include the US, Canada, France, Australia, New Zealand, Belgium, Luxembourg, Poland, Norway, Denmark, Netherlands, Greece, and Slovakia and the Czech Republic.

Council leader Gerald Vernon-Jackson said it would now be disrupted by security and protestors.

State visits have political objective, and are used by the government of the day to further Britain's national interests.

From there, they will travel to Normandy in France on the invitation of French President Emmanuel Macron, to continue D-Day commemorations. Most lost their lives in the D-Day landings.

Mr Trump was criticised for breaching royal etiquette by walking in front of the monarch during his audience with her.

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