U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg (not pictured), ahead of the NATO summit in Watford, in London, Britain, December 3, 2019. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Donald Trump has repeated his false claim that he predicted the outcome of the Brexit vote “the day before” it took place.
Trump has repeatedly claimed he predicted the result of the 2016 referendum the day before the vote took place, while he was in Scotland.
However, the Brexit vote was on June 23 2016, and Trump was not in Scotland until June 24.
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President Donald Trump has repeated his false claim that he predicted the outcome of the Brexit vote “the day before” the result, during a press conference in England.

Trump made the claim to reporters at Winfield House, the US Ambassador’s residence in London.

“You know that I was a fan of Brexit. I called it the day before,” he told reporters.

Trump has repeatedly claimed he predicted the result of the 2016 referendum the day before the vote took place, while he was staying at his Turnberry golf course in Scotland.

However, the Brexit vote was on June 23 2016, and Trump was not at Turnberry until the day after on June 24.

He spoke about Brexit after the result had already been announced, and after David Cameron said he would be resigning as prime minister.

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