Donald Trump and Shinzō Abe to meet UK prime minister as protesters threaten to disrupt second day of Hamburg conference
Putin was seated next to the US first lady, Melania Trump, at a banquet for G20 leaders and their spouses after a concert at the summit in Hamburg last night.
We’ve put together a gallery of shots from the evening, including this year’s “family photo” – a group shot of leaders posing with their spouses in their glad rags.
Trump has said he expects a trade deal with the UK to be completed “very, very quickly” and said he will be coming to London.
The US president also hailed the “very special relationship” he had developed with May as the pair met for talks on the margins of the G20. Trump said he expected an agreement on new trading arrangements with Britain to be “very powerful” that would be great for both countries.
There is no country that could possibly be closer than our countries. We have been working on a trade deal which will be a very, very big deal, a very powerful deal, great for both countries and I think we will have that done very, very quickly.
Prime Minister May and I have developed a very special relationship and I think trade will be a very big factor between our two countries.