In Rome, Melania again refuses to hold President Trump's hand
- Author: Salvatore Jensen May 24, 2017,
May 24, 2017, 23:38
President Donald Trump has declared in the past that finding a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is "maybe not as hard as people have thought".
US President Donald Trump condemned the attacks during his visit to Israel. They've had enough, ' he said. The President turns around briefly, extending his hand to the First Lady who seems to be lagging back.
Capping his first day in Israel on his first worldwide trip, President Trump expressed optimism Monday about a "new level of partnership" between the USA, the Jewish state and the Arab world.
Vatican was the third stop on the global tour of President Trump and the FLOTUS.
Neither the prime minister or the president knew where to stand when they reached the end of the red carpet on the tarmac and Mrs Netanyahu had to nudge her husband because he was in the wrong spot.
But after Mr Trump became the President, the First lady, instead of moving to the White House, has remained in NY, adding to speculation about their relationship.
Trump is now on his first overseas trip since becoming president of the United States.
Trump visited the Israel Museum and the Yad Vashem Holocaust remembrance center on Tuesday and now heads to Italy and later is expected to meet with Pope Francis. Another addition to this list is from the U.S. first couple's visit to Israel.
He said the goal of the U.S., Israel and Arab allies is "facing the threat of an Iranian regime that is causing so much violence and suffering".
"There are many things that can happen now that could never have happened before", Trump said during a visit to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's home. The U.S. has never recognized Israeli sovereignty over parts of the Old City seized in the 1967 war.
"I think (Trump) feels like there's a moment in time here", Tillerson told reporters traveling with the president on Air Force One.