US President Donald Trump on Saturday referred to as off a visit to a World Conflict I US navy cemetery in France due to dangerous climate, the White Home mentioned.
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 brought on by the climate,” his administration mentioned.
He and his spouse Melania have been to have flown to the positioning of a 1918 battle led by US Marines in opposition to German forces.
A US delegation led by Chief of Workers Common John Kelly and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Workers Common Joe Dunford will go to the cemetery as a substitute, the White Home added.
Trump was because of 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 battle lifeless, 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 Conflict I.