British PM May to visit Berlin, Paris in first foreign trip

Theresa May will visit Berlin in her first foreign visit as Britain's new prime ministerTheresa May will visit Berlin on Wednesday in her first foreign visit as Britain’s new prime minister, Downing Street said, for talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel on the UK’s preparations to leave the EU. Incoming British premiers normally make early visits to establish personal links with key European leaders, but this week’s trip will be highly charged by the referendum outcome and the need to forge a new relationship between Britain and the continent’s major powers.

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