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American embassy in London really WAS sold for 'peanuts'.

Building at centre of Trump row was bought by Qatari royals for hundreds of millions less than value experts gave it

US President Donald Trump has cancelled planned trip to London

Blames his dissatisfaction with the new US Embassy which opens next week

Trump tweeted that the old embassy in Mayfair had been sold for 'peanuts'

UK Land Registry documents reveal that it was sold $431million (£315million)

Figure is far below the estimated $687 million (£500m) experts had estimated

The buyers were the Qatari royal family's property investment vehicle

The new embassy in London's Nine Elms on the Thames has cost $1bn

Documents also show Trump was right that deal went through under Obama

Unclear if Obama administration started deal as plan to move was under Bush


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