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Trump will attend elite World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland

Trump will attend elite World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says in a statement that the president welcomes the opportunity to promote his "America First" agenda with world leaders.

Trump - who ran for president on a nationalist "America First" platform - will mingle at the annual Alpine festival of globalism in Switzerland, and perhaps offer a few views of his own.

Donald Trump is to be the first United States president to attend the Davos World Economic Forum in 18 years, it was confirmed today.

American administrations regularly send representatives to Davos, but presidents often decline to attend.

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Chinese President Xi Jinping participated in the conference past year.

The first sitting USA president to appear in Davos was Bill Clinton in 2000, at the forum's 30th anniversary session. Neither George W Bush nor Barack Obama visited the conference.

"Turing away from trade would keep part of our global community forever on the bottom", he said. Davos is scheduled to be held January 23-26. The working men and women in the world were "tired of being dictated to by what we call the party of Davos", Trump's former strategist Steve Bannon declared before the election.


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