Trump holds first talks with Ireland's new prime minister
28 June, 2017, 02:45 | Author: Essie Rivera
US President Donald Trump today congratulated Ireland's new Prime Minister Leo Varadkar, who earlier this month became the country's youngest ever and first openly gay leader.
National Security Adviser HR McMaster and Deputy National Security Adviser, Dina Powell, were in the Oval Office for the phone call.
The call comes as the POTUS has been given the green light to introduce his travel ban.
Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar held a phone call with US President Donald Trump in which he discussed migration and Britain's exit from the European Union, the Irish government said in a statement yesterday.
The ban has been reinstated until autumn.
The President asked for an update on the Northern Ireland peace process and the situation regarding border controls between the North and the Republic.
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"Congratulations on your great victory", Trump told Varadkar, as the United States leader sat at the Resolute Desk in the Oval Office for the telephone talks.
During the exchange, Mr. Trump said that there was Irish press in the White House and called over RTÉ's Washington Correspondent, Caitríona Perry, to say hello to the taoiseach.
However, Independent.ie understands that there was no mention of the invitation issued by Enda Kenny for Mr Trump to visit Ireland.
The call took place at 11.15 a.m.in Washington, 4.15 p.m.in Dublin.
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.
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