Fri, Nov 3, 2017: Trump visits Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona memorial in Hawaii

President Trump paid a solemn visit Friday to Pearl Harbor and its memorial to the USS Arizona, a hallowed place he said he had read about, discussed and studied but had never visited until just before opening his first official visit to Asia, the longest trip to the continent by a sitting president in more than 25 years.

Mr. Trump saluted after entering the memorial following a short boat ride with first lady Melania Trump. They approached a wreath of white flowers — a gift from the couple — and watched as two sailors who stood beside it at attention placed the wreath near a wall of names of the fallen.  Continue reading “Fri, Nov 3, 2017: Trump visits Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona memorial in Hawaii”