Trump cancels WW1 memorial at U.S. cemetery in France due to rain

The American flag flies at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery dedicated to the U.S. soldiers killed in the Belleau Wood battle during World War One at Belleau, France, November 10, 2018. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

PRESIDENT Donald Trump could not attend a commemoration in France for U.S. soldiers and marines killed during World War One on Saturday because rain made it impossible to arrange transport, the White House said. The last minute cancellation prompted widespread criticism on social media and from some officials in Britain and the United States that […]

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