Monday, May 22, 2017

President Trump Touches Down in Israel

President Trump arrived in Israel shortly after noon on Monday May 22 2017. on the second stop of his first foreign trip as president.

The two-day visit there will include private meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, a wreath-laying at the Holocaust memorial Yad Vashem and a visit to the Western Wall in Jerusalem.

Trump touched down in Tel Aviv around 12:30 p.m. local time and was greeted by Prime Minister Netanyahu, his wife Sarah Netanyahu, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin and his wife Nehama Rivlin for the official welcome ceremony.

Trumps and Netanyahus take a jab at the media - President Trump and first lady Melania received a very warm welcome in Israel on May 22, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara bonding with them over their "common" relationship with the media

In defiance to the P.M.'s objections, MK Oren Hazan takes a shameless selfie with Trump as Netanyahu looks on in horror. Click Here for more on this story.

Netanyahu welcomes Trump to Israel

President Trump Remarks

Complete welcoming ceremony

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