Macron to make US state visit in April: diplomatic sources

 07 Feb 2018 - 14:00

Macron to make US state visit in April: diplomatic sources
French president Emmanuel Macron arrives to visit the National Institute of Agricultural Research (INRA) on Febuary 7, 2018, in San Giuliano near Bastia, on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica. AFP / Ludovic MARIN

AFP

Paris: French President Emmanuel Macron will make a state visit to the United States in late April at Donald Trump's invitation, diplomatic sources told AFP on Wednesday.

The trip, announced by the US president last month, is the first state visit announced by the White House since Trump took office a year ago.