Trump and the first lady spoke about the meaning of Christmas, the holiday's history and values, and then paralleled those teachings to a Christmas amid the coronavirus.
The statue was torched by unknown perpetrators while on show in the open air near her birth place Sevnica, on July 4.
"I was wrong to make fun of her accent. America is made up people who speak with all kinds of accents, and they are all welcomed always.”
Melania Trump reflected on the racial unrest that has swept the country in the months since the death in May of George Floyd under the knee of a white policeman in Minnesota.
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US President Donald Trump and Melania had lunch with the queen and were shown around a collection of items with significance for US relations before a tour of Westminster Abbey.
Kavanaugh now faces what appears to be another fierce fight for confirmation in the Senate.
The Netanyahus and the Trumps appear to have a close friendship.
Netanyahu told the president that the Jewish people have a long memory and will not forget what he did regarding the Jerusalem embassy.
"We look forward to seeing you soon"