US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania have greeted American troops in Germany, his second visit to US troops overseas in the last day.
On his way back from meeting US troops at Al Asad Air Base in Iraq on Wednesday, Trump stopped at Ramstein Air Base in Germany for refueling and met with service members there.
Trump slowly made his way down a rope line at the US Air Force base in southwestern Germany, shaking hands, chatting and posing for photos.
The president’s earlier visit to Iraq was his first to US forces overseas. Both visits were unannounced.
Iraqi lawmakers criticize Trump visit
Iraqi political and militia leaders condemned Trump’s visit to the Al Asad Air Base as a violation of Baghdad’s sovereignty.
Iraqi lawmakers said a meeting between Trump and Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi was canceled due to a disagreement over venue. Trump had asked to meet at the military base, an offer which the Iraqi leader…