Axar.az
UP
12 December 2018


Trump forgets to sign executive orders

Home page Politics
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

Donald Trump forgot to put pen to paper during a photo opportunity for the press to watch him sign his new executive orders on trade.

The US President announced two new executive orders to improve trade enforcement on Friday but got flustered when questioned about former national security adviser Michael Flynn's plans to testify about colluding with Russia to influence the US election.

Trump moved to leave the Oval Office promptly after promising "some very good results", but his entourage appeared to notice he had forgotten the task at hand and Vice President Mike Pence tried to stop him at the door.

Pence placed his hand on the President's back before notifying him the documents had not been signed.

Trump appears to tell him to bring the official documents to the next room, with Pence scurrying off to collect the papers from the Resolute desk.

Presidents have historically signed executive orders at the desk, allowing media to photograph the orders being officiated.

Date
2017.04.01 / 16:59
Author
Axar.az
Comments
See also

Azerbaijan creates working group to host Int'l Conference

Baku hosts Azerbaijan-Turkey agricultural forum - Photo

Who will benefit recent changes in Azerbaijani Tax Code?

China, U.S. discuss road map for next stage of trade talks

Azerbaijan, Turkey to co-op in higher education

Iran supports the territorial integrity of Azerbaijan

Turkey begins construction of a military base

Trump "worried" about impeachment over Russia ties

Iran warns its citizens against visiting France

Iran and China resume financial transactions

Latest
 
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla