Ambassador Johnson hailed the historic agreement and said there would be “so many new opportunities” for the UK and the US to pursue in the future. He posted a clip of the Prime Minister’s speech on Twitter, and wrote: “Congratulations to the UK and EU on striking a Brexit deal.”
He said there would be “so many new opportunities to pursue” between London and Washington.
Ambassador Johnson’s tweet came just hours after the Prime Minister announced a free trade agreement had been sealed with Brussels.
Negotiators worked through the night to hammer out the final points on the much-anticipated deal, which came just eight days before the UK leaves the transition period.
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