Trump Ditches Military Parade, Will Go To Paris’ Instead

PARIS, FRANCE - JULY 14: (From 2nd L to R) French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, U.S. First Lady Melania Trump, U.S. President Donald Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron, French First Lady Brigitte Macron, Fre... PARIS, FRANCE - JULY 14: (From 2nd L to R) French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, U.S. First Lady Melania Trump, U.S. President Donald Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron, French First Lady Brigitte Macron, French Senate President Gerard Larcher, French National Assembly President Francois de Rugy, French Ecology minister Nicolas Hulot, Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo watch the annual Bastille Day military parade along Avenue des Champs-Elysees in Paris, France on July 14, 2017. Bastille Day opened by American troops with President Donald Trump as the guest of honor to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States' entry into World War I. (Photo by Mustafa Yalcin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) MORE LESS
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August 17, 2018 10:42 am
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President Donald Trump has cancelled his long-desired military parade due to the  projected expense, and will attend a parade in Paris celebrating the end of World War I instead.

He got the idea for the parade from France in the first place, when he attended a Bastille Day celebration with French President Emmanuel Macron.

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