During the Asian tour, the White house hopes to enlist the support of the countries of the region in addressing North Korea
The US President Donald trump on Saturday went to Japan after a brief stop in Hawaii, where he visited the memorial to the battleship Arizona, sunk in the attack the Japanese air force base at pearl Harbor in 1941.
Before flying to Tokyo, the US President found it necessary to visit the hotel Trump International Hotel in Waikiki. After the convoy of the head of the White house drove to the hotel, Donald trump went inside and talked with several employees.
As explained later, the press Secretary Sarah Sanders, the President “wanted to say Hello and to thank employees for the work they do.”
Himself before Donald trump was talking about how I wanted to spend another day in Hawaii at the end of his tour, but in the end changed his plans, deciding to participate in the East Asia Summit in the Philippines and the meeting of member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Prior to that, trump will visit Japan, South Korea, China and Vietnam.
This Sunday Donald trump plans to play Golf together with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Before the two leaders met on a Golf course owned by the President of the United States club Mar-a-Lago in Florida.
During the negotiations with the leaders of all Asian countries, the White house intends to explain that the world is “losing time” needed to solve the problem of North Korea. Nuclear and missile programs, developed in this country that Washington considers one of the main threats that exist today.
“The talks will mainly focus on how we, avoiding war, can solve this problem, realizing that now we’re wasting time,” – said Advisor to the President for national security Herbert McMaster.