THE WHITE HOUSE announced on Friday, Sept. 29, that President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will travel
to Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, the Philippines, and Hawaii from November 3-14, 2017.
The President will participate in a series of bilateral, multilateral, and cultural engagements—including the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit—demonstrating his continued commitment to the alliances and partnerships of the United States in the region.
President Trump will discuss the importance of a free and open Indo-Pacific region to America's prosperity and security. He will also emphasize the importance of fair and reciprocal economic ties with America's trade partners. The President's engagements will strengthen the international resolve to confront the North Korean threat and ensure the complete, verifiable, and irreversible denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.
It will be Trump’s foray in Asia as president. (PM)