Politics · PHOTO FEATURE Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets U.S. President Donald Trump
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in Washington D.C. Monday meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House. Trudeau is then meeting with Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader, Mitch McConnell.
The pair meet in Oval Office before attending joint press conference in East Room of White House Prime Minister Justin Trudeau departing from Ottawa on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. The prime minister is meeting U.S. President Donald Trump for the first time although the pair have spoken on the phone. Trudeau brought five cabinet ministers with him for the trip including Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, Finance Minister Bill Morneau, Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale and Transport Minister Marc Garneau. (Sean Kilpatrick/Canadian Press) Trudeau arrives in Washington, D.C., to kick off his one day trip in the U.S. capital. (Sean Kilpatrick/Canadian Press) Trudeau is greeted by Trump prior to holding talks at the White House. (Carlos Barria/The Canadian Press) Trump and Trudeau share a laugh as Trudeau arrives at the White House. (Andrew Harnik/Associated Press) Trump accompanies Trudeau as the prime minister signs the guest book in the Roosevelt Room of the White House. (Sean Kilpatrick/Canadian Press) Trudeau prepares to shake hands with Trump in the Oval Office at the White House. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) Trump shakes hands with Trudeau in the Oval Office of the White House. (Evan Vucci/Associated Press) Trudeau arrives and takes his seat to participate in a roundtable discussion with Ivanka Trump, centre, and women business leaders at the White House. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) Ivanka Trump, right, looks toward Trudeau during Trump's roundtable discussion on the advancement of women entrepreneurs and business leaders at the White House. (Kevin Lamarque /Reuters) Trump and Trudeau host a meeting with women business leaders in the Cabinet Room of the White House. (Evan Vucci/Associated Press) Trudeau and Trump shake hands at the outset of their joint press conference. (Jason Burles/CBC) Trump answers a question at the press conference in the East Room of the White house as Trudeau listens. (Jason Burles/CBC) Trump smiles during a joint news conference with Trudeau in the East Room of the White House. (Andrew Harnik/Associated Press) Trump waves as he and Trudeau leave the East Room of the White House in Washington, following their joint news conference. (Andrew Harnik/Associated Press) Trudeau meets with the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Paul Ryan on Capitol Hill. (Sean Kilpatrick/Canadian Press) U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell meets with Trudeau on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Yuri Gripas/Reuters)