Trump faces criticism over canceled cemetery vist in France


President Trump is receiving some criticism on social media for not discovering a strategy to go to a cemetery in France for Individuals killed in World Battle I. Mr. Trump was to go to the the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery at Belleau Wooden on Saturday, however the White Home canceled the journey due to unhealthy climate, which grounded the presidential helicopter that was to fly him to Belleau, exterior of Paris. The White Home despatched a delegation that included chief of workers John Kelly in his place.
David Frum, a frequent Trump critic who was as soon as a speechwriter for President George W. Bush, tweeted that he thought it was “unbelievable” {that a} president would journey to France for a World Battle I ceremony after which not pay respects to the U.S. servicemen who died in France in that conflict.

“It is unbelievable {that a} president would journey to France for this important anniversary – after which stay in his lodge room watching TV slightly than pay in particular person his respects to the Individuals who gave their lives in France for the victory gained 100 years in the past tomorrow,” he wrote.

“53,000 US fight deaths. 63,000 useless of illness. 320,000 wounded,” Frum famous. “These troops fought victoriously alongside allies with whom the US nonetheless stands right this moment. It is price a number of miles in a limo, a number of phrases from underneath a tarp.”

Ben Rhodes, who was deputy nationwide safety adviser for President Obama, accused Mr. Trump in a tweet of “blowing off honoring American servicemen who died for us” and stated the White Home ought to have had a fallback choice. 

Mr. Trump is anticipated to go to a distinct cemetery on Sunday. He’s scheduled to affix different world leaders for a Sunday ceremony within the shadow of the Arc de Triomphe to mark the WWI centennial

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