President Trump is in Buenos Aires for his second G20 summit, where he faces a high-stakes meeting China’s mercurial president, Xi Jinping. Trump had also planned to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin, but abruptly canceled the meeting on Thursday amid the Trump. escalating Russia-Ukraine conflict, which is expected to be discussed among the G20 leaders.
Also hanging over the trip: the expected presence of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who Trump has largely exonerated from culpability in the murder of Jamal Khashoggi . Trump is not expected to meet formally with MBS, but it’s possible they interact.
With those dynamics to play, the other world leaders attend the G20 will remain mostly out of Trump’s sights ̵
1; perhaps not an unwelcome proposition, given his truculent behavior to pass summits.
First lady Melania Trump will join the President in Argentina. De vil tilbringe to netter i den argentinske hovedstaden før retur til Washington.