Trump flies to Iraq to visit troops for the first time
U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump board Air Force One for his first international trip as president, including stops in Saudi Arabia, Israel, the Vatican, Brussels and at the G7 summit in Sicily, from Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, U.S. May 19, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

President Donald Trump traveled overseas to visit troops in a war zone for the first time on Wednesday.


Trump had never traveled to Iraq or Afghanistan but Air Force One was spotted by WikiLeaks flying in that direction earlier in the day.

First Lady Melania Trump was with the president for the trip.