Trump cancels military parade, will go to Paris Nov. 11 instead
U.S. President Donald Trump addresses members of his cabinet and the news media as Secretary of State Mike Pompeo looks on during a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington, U.S., August 16, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he had cancelled his planned military parade scheduled for November and would instead visit Paris on Nov. 11 to commemorate Veterans Day.
On Thursday, the Defense Department said it had postponed the event until at least next year.
(Reporting by Susan Heavey)