Theresa May does ‘not agree’ with US ban on refugees

Media captionTheresa May: "Well, the United States is responsible for the United States policy on refugees" Theresa May does "not agree" with Donald Trump's refugee ban and will appeal to the US if it affects British citizens, Downing Street has said. The prime minister was criticised for refusing to condemn President Trump's executive order on Saturday. It halted all...

Theresa May fails to condemn Donald Trump on refugees

Media captionTheresa May: "Well, the United States is responsible for the United States policy on refugees" Prime Minister Theresa May has been criticised for refusing to condemn President Donald Trump's ban on refugees entering the US. Asked repeatedly about the issue during a news conference in Turkey, Mrs May said only that it was up to the US to decide its own policy. Mr Trump has...

UK and Turkey to enhance trade links, says Theresa May

Image copyright PA Theresa May has said the UK will enhance trade relations with Turkey after talks with the country's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The prime minister said Turkey was one of Britain's "oldest friends" but there was much that could be done to build on that relationship. Mr...

Sir John Hurt: Bafta-winning actor dies aged 77

Media captionA look back at the career of Sir John Hurt Veteran actor Sir John Hurt has died aged 77, his agent has said. The Bafta-winning star, known for his roles in Alien and The Elephant Man, continued working despite being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2015. He recently starred as Father Richard McSorley in Jackie, the biopic of President John F. Kennedy's wife. US director Mel Brooks...

Theresa May visit: UK and US ‘committed’ to Nato

Media captionMay: "We have reaffirmed our unshakeable commitment to the Nato alliance" US President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May have reaffirmed their commitment to the Nato alliance after White House talks. Mrs May confirmed Mr Trump was "100% behind Nato" despite the president's recent comments calling the transatlantic alliance obsolete. Both leaders...

Theresa May and Donald Trump to hold Oval Office talks

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Theresa May laid a wreath at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier Prime Minister Theresa May has laid a wreath at Arlington National Cemetery ahead of talks with US President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington. They will spend about an...

Theresa May and Donald Trump to hold face-to-face talks

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Prime Minister Theresa May is to hold face-to-face talks with US President Donald Trump in the Oval Office later. The pair will spend about an hour together in the first visit by a foreign leader to the White House since Mr Trump became president. Earlier, Mrs May...

Theresa May: UK and US cannot return to ‘failed’ interventions

Image copyright PAImage caption Mrs May addressed Republican leaders in Philadelphia Theresa May has told US Republicans the UK and America cannot return to "failed" military interventions "to remake the world in our own image". Suggesting a UK foreign policy shift,...

Theresa May urged to tackle President Trump on torture

Image copyright PAImage caption Theresa May will say the UK and US are unique partners Theresa May has been urged to reject Donald Trump's comments about torture when she becomes the first world leader to meet the US president. The PM will hold talks in the White House on Friday...

May to vow to renew special relationship ahead of Trump meeting

Image copyright PAImage caption Theresa May will say the UK and US are unique partners Theresa May is to vow to renew the UK's special relationship with the US "for this new age" as she prepares to meet Donald Trump for the first time. She travels to Philadelphia later...