(NEW YORK) — Wading into foreign affairs days before his inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump said Britain’s decision to leave the European Union would “end up being a great thing” and predicted the bloc would continue to break apart.
The incoming president, in an interview published Sunday, said European countries are reacting to an influx of immigrants that threaten each nation’s identity.
“People, countries want their own identity and the U.K. wanted its own identity,” Trump said in an interview with London’s The Sunday Times and Bild, a German newspaper.
“I believe others will leave,” he continued. “I do think keeping it together is …read more