President Trump and First Lady to join Bastille Day celebrations

US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive at Orly airport south of Paris on Thursday 13 July 2017

US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive at Orly airport south of Paris on Thursday 13 July 2017

The two leaders met in France as part of a Bastille Day Celebration, with Brigitte Macron and Melania Trump in attendance as well. "Relationship with France stronger than ever", Trump wrote on his Twitter account. He told her, "You're in such good shape.handsome".

According to The New York Times, shortly after President Trump arrived in France on Friday for an official visit, he took a moment to tell the country's first lady, Brigitte Macron, what he thought of her physical appearance.

Philippe Roger, author of the American Enemy, a history of French anti-Americanism said: "He had to show the French domestic audience he knew how to say no to America", of Macron's first meeting with Trump in May.

"Something could happen with respect to the Paris accord, let's see what happens", said Trump, Xinhua reported.

"You're in such good shape", Trump can be heard saying to Mrs. Macron, before adding "beautiful".

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Mr Macron also joined the leaders of Germany and Italy in a rare joint statement to say that the Paris agreement wasn't renegotiable, which Mr Trump had said he would consider doing.

Paris is to commemorate the centennial of the US's entry into World War I, with Trump planned to attend a ceremony as guest of honor to watch U.S. and French troops parade along the Champs Elysees avenue. "Went to Eiffel Tower for dinner". Trump received a "bling bling" reception in Paris Thursday, as Libération put it.

He then turned to her husband, the French president who is within hearing distance and repeated the remark. "She has a nice smile on her face so I bet she treats you well".

Meanwhile, Trump's visits to the Uk has been delayed to 2018, the White House confirmed.

On climate change, Trump indicated he might be open to rejoining the Paris Climate Agreement, which the USA announced it has withdraw from.

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