Irish prime minister Enda Kenny made his annual visit to the White House on St. Patrick's Day, saying during his remarks that the celebration stems from an immigrant. “It’s fitting that we gather here each year to celebrate St. Patrick and his legacy,” Kenny said, while standing next to President Trump. “He, too, of course, was an immigrant.”
The special relationship between the UK and the US will go from strength to strength, Donald Trump has told Theresa May in their first telephone call since his election. The President-elect told the Prime Minister the UK was a very, very special place for me and for our country. He set out his close and personal connections with, and warmth for, the UK, according to a Downing Street spokesman. Mrs. May stressed the importance of Britain's relationship with the US in the wake of the Brexit vote.