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Trump Team Wants Post-Brexit U.K. Trade Deal, Johnson Says

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U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the incoming U.S. administration of Donald Trump wants to complete a trade deal “fast” as Britain prepares to leave the European Union.

Meetings with the president-elect’s advisers and congressional leaders in the U.S. on Sunday and Monday showed enthusiasm for an agreement, Johnson told lawmakers in the House of Commons in London on Tuesday.