President Trump, first lady meet with queen at Buckingham Palace

Politics 06/03/19, 07:02

President Donald Trump met with Queen Elizabeth II on Monday, June 3, during a three-day visit to Britain that's meant to strengthen ties between the two nations. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump flew to Buckingham Palace in Marine One, landing on a lawn where they were greeted by Prince Charles ...

President Trump says he may meet with Boris Johnson

Politics 06/02/19, 19:58

President Donald Trump says he may meet this week with conservative British politician Boris Johnson during his state visit to the United Kingdom, days after he suggested he'd support Johnson's effort to replace Theresa May as prime minister. Wading in again to his hosts' domestic politics, Trump says of Johnson, "He's ...

Update: Trump meets Japan’s Naruhito

Politics 05/26/19, 19:48

The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Japan (all times local): 9:40 a.m. President Donald Trump and Japan's monarch Naruhito walked along a red carpet in the courtyard of the Imperial Palace after meeting on Monday. Trump is the first world leader to meet Naruhito since he ascended to the throne on ...

Japan welcomes Trump with a charm campaign, golf and sumo

Asia & Pacific 05/25/19, 03:31

Under the threat of potentially devastating U.S. tariffs on autos, Japan is ready to roll out the newest phase of its charm offensive targeting President Donald Trump as it welcomes him on a state visit. Offering high honors, golf, and the chance to present a "Trump Cup" at a sumo wrestling ...

Japan wrestling with Trump going to sumo during state visit

Politics 05/21/19, 03:11

Plans for U.S. President Donald Trump to check out the ancient Japanese sport of sumo wrestling during a state visit are raising security issues for organizers. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is eager to have Trump and his wife Melania attend a tournament May 26 and hand over a trophy to ...

Update: China signs deal to buy 300 Airbus planes

Europe 03/25/19, 12:23

The Latest on Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to France (all times local):6:20 p.m.China has signed a deal to buy 300 aircraft from European plane maker Airbus during Chinese leader's Xi Jinping state visit to France.French President Emmanuel Macron, 2nd left, his wife Brigitte Macron, left, Chinese President President Xi ...

Chinese leader to sign economic deals during visit in France

Europe 03/25/19, 06:29

Chinese President Xi Jinping is on a state visit in France where he is expected to sign a series of bilateral and economic deals on energy, the food industry, transport and other sectors.Xi will be welcomed Monday by French President Emmanuel Macron at the Arc de Triomphe monument in Paris, ...

China’s leader visits Italy with eye on infrastructure deal

Europe 03/22/19, 02:39

Chinese President Xi Jinping is launching a two-day official visit aimed at deepening economic and cultural ties with Italy through an ambitious infrastructure building program that has raised suspicions among Italy's U.S. and European allies.Xi will be received Friday by President Sergio Mattarella in Rome, reciprocating his state visit to ...

British, Dutch monarchs say bonds will endure after Brexit

Europe 10/24/18, 08:36

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands have both urged their countries to look beyond Brexit to a shared future as the Dutch monarch and his wife pay a state visit to the U.K.Britain's Queen Elizabeth II makes a toast with King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands during ...

Queen Elizabeth II hosts Dutch king and queen at palace

Europe 10/23/18, 01:24

The Dutch king and queen on Tuesday began a state visit to Britain that will include full ceremonial honors and a gala banquet.King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands were welcomed Tuesday morning by Queen Elizabeth II at the Royal Pavilion at Horse Guards in central London on a ...

South Korean President meets Macron on state visit to France

Europe 10/15/18, 12:18

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has met with French President Emmanuel Macron to discuss inter-Korean talks and bilateral issues.Moon, on a state visit to France, said he considers France, a permanent member of the U.N. Security Council, as a key partner in efforts toward peace with North Korea.South Korean President ...

Dutch king and queen to travel to Britain for state visit

Entertainment 10/08/18, 11:42

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands will travel to London later this month on a state visit that the Dutch government says will take them from Buckingham Palace to Brixton.The government said Monday that the first state visit to Britain by a sitting Dutch monarch since Queen Beatrix ...

Germany’s president hopes for thaw in relations with Turkey

Europe 09/28/18, 04:09

Germany's president is entering talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan with the hope that the state visit leads to a thaw in relations between the two NATO allies.President Frank-Walter Steinmeier told the RND media group Friday that the three-day visit to Germany isn't "an expression of normalization (of relations), ...

Turkey’s Erdogan heads to Germany on bridge-building visit

Europe 09/27/18, 03:26

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was heading to Germany Thursday for a visit aimed at reducing tensions between the two NATO allies at a time when Turkey's economic troubles are causing growing concerns and Europe needs Ankara's support in reducing the flow of migrants.The trip is Erdogan's first formal state ...

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