Trump arrives in 'hot spot' Britain, questioning May's Brexit plan

The US Embassy in London has issued a warning to Americans in Britain to keep a "low profile" during Donald Trump's visit.

Donald Trump's upcoming visit to Scotland is an opportunity for the country to "strengthen vital links" with one of its most important allies, the UK Government minister who will greet him has said.

Speaking about the protests - that includes a giant balloon baby flown over Parliament - Trump told reporters in Brussels that he was well-regarded by Brits.

It is not a state visit, so the President will stay with the USA ambassador in London instead of being hosted by the Queen.

"Our trade and investment relationship is unrivaled - we are the largest investors in each other's economies and every day a million British people go to work for US companies in the United Kingdom and a million Americans go to work for United Kingdom companies in the US", May said.

Trump will depart the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on Thursday afternoon local time and head to London for a greeting ceremony.

May's future was thrown into question after two high-level cabinet members -including Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson- resigned amid the growing chaos surrounding Brexit negotiations.

While she hopes the Trump visit will focus on trade and strengthening security ties, it is likely to be heavy on rhetoric about the transatlantic "special relationship" and short on specifics such as any details of a post-Brexit trade deal.

But Trump is unlikely to see many of those who have mobilized to protest against his visit.

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But protests against Mr Trump have already started, with about a dozen activists from Stand Up to Racism Scotland staging a brief demo outside the Turnberry course on Wednesday. "If a balloon flying over London makes people laugh, I think that's absolutely worth it", she says.

Asked in Brussels about the massive demonstrations expected at the next stop of his European trip, Mr. Trump said it was "fine" that there were protests planned.

"You know I've been reading a lot on Brexit over the last couple of days and its seems to be turning a little bit differently where they're getting at least partially involved back with the European Union", he said.

A campaign is also underway to get "American Idiot", a 2004 song by the U.S. punk rock band Green Day, to the top of the UK Singles Chart.

Any yet Britain has entertained some equally controversial world leaders before him.

The two leaders will hold talks the following day at Chequers, the 16th-century manor house which is the prime minister's official country residence.

From there, Trump and his wife Melania are expected to travel to Windsor to meet Queen Elizabeth. These will focus on relations with Russian Federation, trade, Brexit and the Middle East.

When he arrives today, Trump will be taken to Blenheim Palace, the 300-year-old birthplace of Churchill.

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