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Australia Morrison touches down in Washington to meet Trump

02:15  20 september  2019
02:15  20 september  2019 Source:   skynews.com.au

Hockey praises Trump ahead of Morrison visit

Hockey praises Trump ahead of Morrison visit Ambassador of Australia to the United States Joe Hockey has praised President Donald Trump ahead of Scott Morrison’s state visit, but he has advised the prime minister to avoid becoming too "casual" with the relationship. In an interview on Paul Murray Live, Mr Hockey noted the president’s ability to meet his election promises. Mr Morrison will head to Washington DC for the first state visit to the US by an Australian prime minister since John Howard in 2006 and will be given the rare privilege of a state dinner at the White House.

Morrison is set to have a sit down with US President Donald Trump on Friday. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has landed in Washington ahead of a meeting with US President Donald Trump . His Royal Australian Air Force jet, dubbed Shark One, touched down at Andrews Air Force Base about 8.15am

Morrison : I note the great collective that runs the gallery has, in its infinite wisdoms, as I said, decided to put tonight’s speech officially on the record. It’s all because Scott Morrison is on his way to the United States, where he will be the guest of honour at only the second State Dinner Donald Trump

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has arrived to pomp and ceremony in Washington for his historic state visit with US President Donald Trump.

An official welcoming ceremony was held for the prime minister when he stepped off the Royal Australian Airforce jet on Friday morning Australian time.

Mr Morrison is only the second Australian prime minister to be invited for dinner by a US president at the White House - following former prime minister John Howard.

Trump to meet with India, Australia leaders in U.S. next week

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Scott Morrison and Donald Trump . The pair will visit an Australian-owned paper recycling mill in Ohio owned by the billionaire box maker Anthony Pratt. Morrison will depart Australia on Thursday for a visit that will include a state dinner with Trump in Washington and meetings with senior members of

The US president Donald Trump will join Scott Morrison in Ohio next week for a tour of a new Australian-owned paper recycling mill in Ohio after a state dinner in Washington DC later this week. The facility in Wapakoneta, Ohio is owned by Anthony Pratt, the billionaire box maker.

Regional security and global trade tensions will be high on the agenda when the two world leaders meet.

Mr Morrison is also expected to encourage his American counterpart to embrace free trade.

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Morrison, Trump tour Aussie cardboard king's new factory .
Prime Minister Scott Morrison and US President Donald Trump open a new paper mill for billionaire businessman Anthony Pratt.The visit will bring an end to the formal celebrations of the alliance.

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