United States embassy in London corrects Trump over 'bad deal'

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London's Madame Tussauds moved its wax figure of President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think senior Trump advisers had improper dealings with Russia MORE to the new USA embassy in the city after the president canceled his visit to open the building next month.

"Reason I canceled my trip to London is that I am not a big fan of the Obama Administration having sold perhaps the best located and finest embassy in London for 'peanuts, ' only to build a new one in an off location for 1.2 billion dollars".

The British government said Trump is welcome to visit some other time.

After Trump declared his disapproval with London's new United States embassy as the reason for cancelling his visit to the city, Madame Tussauds placed a waxwork of the President outside the building, CNN reported. "Bad deal. Wanted me to cut the ribbon - NO!"

"Security concerns after September 11 meant we had to move to a location that could better protect American citizens and our British neighbors", he wrote in an article for London's Evening Standard newspaper.

But a full-blown state visit replete with golden carriages and pomp has been deferred amid the threat of huge anti-Trump protests.

Asked if it was a discourtesy to the Queen for Mr Trump to keep putting off the state visit, he replied: "An invitation has been extended and accepted and we will set out details in due course".

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In January a year ago, Mrs May was the first foreign leader to visit Mr Trump in the White House.

The snub, reported by the Daily Mail, would be the second blow to Mr Trump and the UK's relationship.

His decision not to come was welcomed by critics outraged by the U.S.travel ban on Muslim-majority countries, and more recently, Trump's decision to re-tweet anti-Muslim videos posted by a British far-right organization.

The mayor, a member of the main opposition Labour party, said there would have been "mass peaceful protests", and that it had been a "mistake" to invite him.

Donald Trump can't make it to London so Madame Tussaud's museum has set up a waxwork Trump outside the USA embassy in Battersea. Britain's foreign secretary Boris Johnson reminded critics of the importance of United States investment and blamed Labour politicians for endangering the transatlantic relationship.

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson fired back at Khan on Twitter, saying on Friday that he would "not allow US-UK relations to be endangered" by the London Mayor, whom he referred to as a "pompous puffed up popinjay in City Hall".

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