Almost an hour. As long as let president of the Trump and the american first lady Melania Trump supposedly their hosts wait.
It is impolite to be late. But when the hosts are the English royal family, it is not just rude, so it is a violation of the royal protocol. And it can probably get a single or two to tighten the already stiff English upper lip.
Under the Trumps visit to London in the occasion of the Nato summit, had the royal couple on Thursday invited præsidentparret on afternoon tea in their private chambers in Clarence House.
But Prince Charles and Camilla, duchess of Cornwall, had to wait 54 minutes on their american guests, before they could put themselves to the tea table.
According to the official plan was to Trump and Melania be appeared at. 17.10, but according to CNN was at 18.06, before the pair rolled up in front of the castle.
Already 15 minutes later hurried further in order to reach the Queen's dinner at Buckingham Palace. It has hardly left the option of sippe much tea. In fact, there can barely have been time to have taken the obligatory photo. It writes Vanity Fair. the
It is not the first time that Trump has been accused of ignoring royal protocol and let a royal wait. the
When he, during a visit in the Uk in 2018 to visit with the Queen at Winsor Castle, took pictures around the world of the Queen, who stood alone as the pm. beat 17, and she officially should have had the president on the visit.
It got the media to write that Trump was come too late, which he denied.
At a meeting in Pennsylvania, he called later in the story, that he should have let the Queen stand and flourish, for 'disgusting'. In fact - the president said, that he had come early that day.
"I came about 15 minutes early and waited with my wife, and it was fine - Hey, it's the Queen, isn't it?," he said subsequently - according to the BBC.
the Opinion was given in 2018 the BBC to review their video footage of the president's visit to reality-check the story.
the Clips revealed that the Queen - alone - stood ready during the castle's canopy, as the time approached 17.00. And that President Trump got out of his car at 17.01 and shortly after greeted the queen. So he came, he is not much too late. But he didn't for early.Updated Date: 08 December 2019, 21:00