Najib meets UK's Theresa May in London

LONDON: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak met his British counterpart Theresa May at 10 Downing Street here Thursday.

Najib's meeting with Prime Minister May took place in the same week he held talks with United States President Donald Trump at the White House, on Tuesday.

Najib arrived at 10 Downing Street, the official residence and the office of the British prime minister, at 5.05pm local time Thursday (midnight in Malaysia).

He was warmly greeted by May as both leaders shook hands and posed for the assembled photographers and cameramen.

This was followed by the introduction of the delegation members in the Front Hall of the famous London address.

Najib was accompanied by Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman, Malaysian High Commissioner to the United Kingdom Datuk Ahmad Rasidi Hazizi and Chief Secretary to the Government Tan Sri Dr Ali Hamsa.

Najib had earlier flown into London from Washington DC after concluding his three-day working visit to the US at the invitation of Trump.

The Malaysian leader left for home after his meeting with May. — Bernama