Joe Biden lands in UK with his wife First Lady Jill Biden ahead of Queen's funeral

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US president Joe Biden has arrived in the UK for his visit to attend the Queen’s funeral. The US President will attend the late monarch’s funeral on Monday. 

President Biden touched down on British soil with his wife. 

It comes after the US leader’s meeting with Prime Minister Liz Truss, due to take place on Sunday, was cancelled.

The leaders will instead attend a “full bilateral meeting” at the UN General Assembly on Wednesday, No 10 said.

The PM will still meet Irish Taoiseach Micheal Martin, Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau and Polish president Andrzej Duda in Downing Street on Sunday, as planned.

Downing Street would not provide further details on why the meeting with Mr Biden had been cancelled.

This weekend’s talks are being framed by No 10 as chats, rather than formal bilateral sessions, with politics likely to feature

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