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President Donald J. Trump arrives in Switzerland | January 25, 2018 (Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead)
Last night, President Trump arrived in Davos, Switzerland, to attend the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting.
This morning, he is participating in bilateral meetings with the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and the Prime Minister of the State of Israel at the World Economic Forum Congress Centre.
Later, he will meet with Klaus Schwab, founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum, followed by a dinner with European business leaders.