Trump's First Foreign Trip to Start with Vatican City, Israel and Saudi Arabia
May 4 , 2017
As per reports, US President Donald Trump mentioned that he will be visiting Israel, the Vatican and Saudi Arabia in late May, as the US President. He also said that he will visit overseas before visiting Brussels for a Nato meeting and a G7 summit in Sicily.
This came after Trump hosted Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas at the White House on Wednesday, where he reportedly promised Mahmoud Abbas of facilitating a peace deal with Israel.
Reports say that this trip is aimed at signifying the president’s tour of capitals of three major monotheistic religions.
Some sources revealed that on the same day of the announcement, an executive order to ease a ban on political endorsements by churches and religious groups was signed by Trump.