President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Dems demand Barr cancel 'inappropriate' press conference on Mueller report DOJ plans to release 'lightly redacted' version of Mueller report Thursday: WaPo Nadler accuses Barr of 'unprecedented steps' to 'spin' Mueller report MORE will host a joint press conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday afternoon before leaving for a trip to his Florida resort.

The Trumps will host Abe for a golf trip at Trump’s private Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Fla. The White House said President Trump plans to personally cover the cost of the trip as a "personal gift" to Abe.

The leaders are expected to affirm a strong relationship between Japan and the U.S. during the joint conference.


The press conference is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m.

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