Trump on hold for "at least 90 seconds" before talking to Varadkar

by Dwayne Torres June 28, 2017, 1:38
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The "introductory" phone call between the two took place on Tuesday.

According toCNN, the US Supreme Court is 'allowing the ban to go into effect for foreign nationals who lack any "bona fide relationship with any person or entity in the United States"'. I know so many of them, I feel I know all of them.

Trump congratulated Varadkar on his "great victory".

The press pool at the White House were invited into the oval office to watch on as Trump exchanged pleasantries with the Fine Gael leader, with Mark Knoller of CBS claiming that Trump waited for at least 90 seconds for Varadkar to pick up the phone.

Mr. Varadkar told RTE last February, that he "wouldn't be keen" on inviting Donald Trump to visit Ireland.

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The border between Northern Ireland, which is part of the United Kingdom, and the Republic of Ireland, an European Union member, will become the only land frontier between the UK and the European Union after Britain exits the bloc in March 2019.

The Taoiseach also spoke to UK Prime Minister Theresa May this evening to discuss the ongoing talks aimed at restoring the power-sharing Executive in Northern Ireland.

While there was no specific mention or congratulatory remark on Varadkar being the first gay Prime Minister, the call does represent a positive step forward in Trump's attitudes toward the LGBTQ community and his position with global nations at large.

They discussed the supply and confidence agreement between the Conservatives and the DUP as well.


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