(London, England) — President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are being honored with a formal state banquet at Buckingham Palace in Great Britain. Today, Queen Elizabeth highlighted the shared heritage and common values between the U.S. and Great Britain.
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk with Queen Elizabeth II, followed by first lady Melania Trump, Prince Charles, and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, as they make their way into the Music Room for a State Banquet at Buckingham Palace, Monday, June 3, 2019, in London. (Doug Mills/Pool Photo via AP)
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, Britain’s Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, listen to the US national anthem during a ceremonial welcome in the garden of Buckingham Palace in London, Monday, June 3, 2019 on the opening day of a three day state visit to Britain. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
She also mentioned this week’s 75th anniversary of D-Day, the allied invasion that led to the end of World War Two. President Trump called D-Day one of the greatest undertakings in history.
He said the bond between the U.S. and Great Britain was “forever sealed in that great crusade.”