Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with Prime Minister Theresa May of the United Kingdom

President Donald Trump and UK Prime Minister Theresa May discussed Iran, North Korea and Counterterrorism during their meeting at the UNGA 72nd Session, September 21, 2017

The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
September 21, 2017

President Donald J. Trump met yesterday with Prime Minister Theresa May of the United Kingdom. They discussed approaches to end Iran’s destabilizing influence in Syria and Iraq. The two leaders also reviewed next steps on the Iran nuclear deal. President Trump asked the United Kingdom to increase pressure on North Korea to denuclearize. The President and Prime Minister exchanged views on how to improve the two countries’ joint efforts on counterterrorism, including addressing the use of the Internet by terrorists. Prime Minister May briefed President Trump on the status of the Brexit negotiations.

Source: Whitehouse.gov

Photo: President Donald Trump and UK Prime Minister Theresa May discussed Iran, North Korea and Counterterrorism during their meeting at the UNGA 72nd Session, September 21, 2017