What is the special relationship? | CNBC Explains

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  • Published on:  Thursday, July 12, 2018
  • The phrase “special relationship” has been used by leaders of the U.S. and U.K. for more than 70 years. But what does it really mean? CNBC’s Elizabeth Schulze and Tom Chitty explain.-----Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wuoARMSubscribe to CNBC Life on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wAkfMvLike our Facebook page:https://www.facebook.com/cnbcinternat...Follow us on Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/cnbcinterna...Follow us on Twitter:https://twitter.com/CNBCi
  • Source: https://youtu.be/7PVeNj1qjp8


  • Valentin Diaz

    Valentin Diaz

     7 months ago +102

    USA and UK are one. Its the closest alliance in the world.

  • Common Sensibility

    Common Sensibility

     6 months ago +68

    America, along with Britain , Canada, Australia and New Zealand are a hell of a force to reckon with ! The most powerful family in the world!

  • Samuel Maturino

    Samuel Maturino

     7 months ago +50

    I hope Donald won't ruin any relationships between U.S and UK. We are the allies and despite the revelotion, we shall be friends and work together.

  • Free


     4 months ago +30

    Our Ex Colony 🇬🇧

  • No Insult reply just because you mad m8

    No Insult reply just because you mad m8

     3 months ago +14

    Father and son relationship

  • John Pinestead

    John Pinestead

     5 months ago +15

    It's still fun to bring up the revolution, and not mention France's help. Lol. I'm 80% British. Both sides of my family's came over in the 15 and 1600s.

  • Buntingz


     4 months ago +11

    I will personally use my tens of thousands of hours of FPS experiences to defend the British.

  • Ken Yap

    Ken Yap

     11 months ago +6

    I always thought Elizabeth was British because she looks like Felicity Jones’ sister. lol

  • dajetmiko


     a years ago +5

    the end of this video, I ship these two presenter

  • canicheenrage


     5 months ago +3

    Igor and Dracula also have that kind of special relationship.

  • Gio Pirro

    Gio Pirro

     2 months ago +2

    I lived in UK for many years and one thing you can be sure is that special relationship is not a word.

  • Arun G

    Arun G

     a years ago +10

    Love you guysss
    Good job👍💕

  • William Sullivan

    William Sullivan

     1 months ago +1

    ANZAC and Great Briton foremost family

  • Russell Hogben

    Russell Hogben

     11 months ago +2

    Tom and Elizabeth eh? Another ‘special relationship’ ?

  • Ferdush Miah

    Ferdush Miah

     2 months ago +2

    3:48 make tea not war

  • Ed Walker

    Ed Walker

     5 days ago

    To Great Britain, we the USA, we look up to the British as an ally and patriarch. We always have. An alliance, the UK and USA, too great to let go. USA and GB, number one..

  • Lippy Da Lips

    Lippy Da Lips

     1 months ago

    The bird in this video is kinda doing my nut in😡🤬.

  • ExplodingMarshmallow


     28 days ago +1

    Trump hate continues. Trump 2020.

  • Woox Au

    Woox Au

     a years ago +4

    Camera person needs to invest in a gimbal

  • musicballfun


     a years ago +2

    a video of shallow facts thanks.