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British foreign secretary slams Trump's attack on UK's Teresea May, ambassador: 'Disrespectful and wrong'

British foreign secretary slams Trump's attack on UK's Teresea May, ambassador: 'Disrespectful and wrong'
UK Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt visits the Center for Total Health, toured by Bernadette Loftus, MD, Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group, Kim Horn, President, Kaiser Permanente, Mid-Atlantic States, and Phil Fasano, Chief Information Officer

British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Tuesday slammed President Donald Trump over his criticism of UK Prime Minister Teresea May and UK Ambassador to the United States Sir Kim Darroch, calling the president’s tweets “disrespectful and wrong.”


Trump on Tuesday lashed out at Britain’s “wacky” ambassador to the United States after leaked cables reveled Darroch called the Trump administration “clumsy and inept” (among other things). On Twitter, Trump called the envoy “a very stupid guy” and criticized May over her handling of Brexit.

The tweets followed a Sunday press conference during which Trump told reporters “we’re not big fans” of Darroch.

“The ambassador has not served the UK well,” Trump claimed.

A statement from May’s office, released Tuesday, made it clear that Darroch “continues to have the prime minister's full support.

Hunt, a member of the British Conservative Party, defended former party leader May in a series of tweets directed at Trump.

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