LONDON — U.Okay. High Minister Liz Truss will meet U.S. President Joe Biden this weekend because the pair get ready for the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II in London.
The U.S. President is one among a lot of heads of state descending on London for the worldwide tournament who has booked some one-on-one time with the brand new U.Okay. PM.
The pair will meet on Sunday for the primary time since Truss received the Conservative management contest and was once named top minister, Downing Side road showed. Officers refused to set out what the pair will talk about.
Truss will on Saturday meet Australian High Minister Anthony Albanese and New Zealand High Minister Jacinda Ardern. On Sunday she’s going to meet High Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada and Polish President Andrzej Duda, in addition to Biden.
At the identical day, she will even meet Irish High Minister Michael Martin, amid pressure over the arguable Brexit settlement protecting Northern Eire. She will even have an target audience with King Charles III on Sunday.
Within the night time, she’s going to attend a Buckingham Palace reception for visiting global leaders, and can follow a minute’s silence at the doorstep of 10 Downing Side road.
The queen’s funeral will happen on Monday, now designated a financial institution vacation within the U.Okay.