Today, President Donald J. Trump is in Paris, France for meetings and celebrations with America’s oldest ally. The President will meet with American military commanders and later with French President Macron. Tomorrow, the President will attend France’s annual Bastille Day celebration–the first President to do so since 1989. To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entry into World War One, the people of France have designated America this year’s national guest of honor. Troops from the US Army’s First Infantry Division–the first unit to arrive on French soil in 1917–will march in the parade, and US Air Force Thunderbirds will conduct a flyover with planes from the French air force.
(All times EST)
3:20 AM: President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrive at the U.S. Ambassador’s Residence
6:30 AM: President Trump participates in a luncheon with leaders of the U.S. Military
9:25 AM: President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrive at Les Invalides and participate in an arrival ceremony – Watch
9:45 AM: President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump participate in a tour of Les Invalides
10:15 AM: Vice President Pence participates in a series of meetings with lawmakers
10:35 AM: President Trump participates in a meeting with President Emmanuel Macron of France
11:00 AM: President Trump participates in an expanded bilateral meeting with President Macron
11:30 AM: Vice President Pence delivers remarks to White House interns
12:25 PM: President Trump holds a joint press conference with President Macron – Watch
2:00 PM: Vice President Pence participates in a listening session with representatives of the Philanthropy Roundtable
3:00 PM: President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have dinner with President and Mrs. Macron
PHOTO OF THE DAY
President Donald J. Trump, First Lady Melania Trump, and World War II Veterans| July 13, 2017 (Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead)
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