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Trump Warns Johnson his Brexit Deal Makes U.S. Trade Deal Hard

Oct. 31, 2019, 6:07 PM

Donald Trump said Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal will make it difficult for the British prime minister to strike a trade deal with the U.S. after the U.K. leaves the European Union.

In an interview with Brexit Party Leader Nigel Farage on LBC Radio, the president said the two countries could do “bigger numbers” if Johnson made a cleaner break with the EU.

“We want to do trade with the U.K. and they want to do trade with us,” Trump said. “Under certain aspects of the deal we can’t do it, we can’t trade, we can’t do a trade deal with...

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