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Trump was asked by her father, President Donald Trump, to lead the delegation and “eagerly accepted the opportunity,” an administration official told reporters Wednesday. Another official added Canada Goose Jackets that she is “also canada goose outlet reviews a winter sports enthusiast.”

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The first daughter and canada goose store senior adviser to the President is flying commercially to Seoul. She will have dinner with South Korean canada goose clearance President buy canada goose jacket Moon Jae in at his residence, the Blue House, on Friday. On Saturday and Sunday, she will attend uk canada goose a variety of as yet unannounced sporting events to cheer on American athletes. She will attend the closing ceremony with the delegation Sunday evening and return to the US Monday morning.

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Asked whether there had been any efforts for the delegation to engage with anyone from canada goose outlet jackets North Korea, a senior goose outlet canada administration official simply said, “No.” A report that Trump would be meeting with North Korean defectors in South Korea is “incorrect,” the official said.

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Trump, who has a portfolio in the West Wing that includes women’s economic empowerment, workforce development and tax reform, worked with the International Olympic Committee and the city of Los Angeles to bring the Summer Olympic Games to Los Angeles in 2028, canada goose outlet toronto factory the first Summer Olympics to be hosted in the United canada goose outlet uk States since Atlanta canada goose outlet in 1996.

She has previously traveled abroad with her father’s administration and represented the US abroad on her own, including trips to Germany, India and Japan.