US President Donald Trump on Saturday referred to as off a visit to a World Warfare I US navy cemetery in France due to unhealthy climate, the White Home stated.
After talks with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, Trump cancelled his go to to Belleau Wooden battlefield and cemetery 80 kilometres (50 miles) northeast of Paris due to “scheduling and logistical difficulties attributable to the climate,” his administration stated.
He and his spouse Melania have been to have flown to the location of a 1918 battle led by US Marines towards German forces.
A US delegation led by Chief of Employees Normal John Kelly and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Employees Normal Joe Dunford will go to the cemetery as an alternative, the White Home added.
Trump was resulting from be part of different world leaders for dinner on the Musee d’Orsay artwork museum Saturday night, earlier than visiting one other American cemetery that holds conflict useless, at Suresnes, within the Paris suburbs, Sunday morning.
Some 70 leaders will collect at 11 am Sunday (1000 GMT) on the tomb of the Unknown Soldier on the Arc de Triomphe, in Paris, to mark the 100th annniversary of the tip of World Warfare I.