US President Donald Trump will not be attending the world economic forum in Davos, Switzerland, at the end of January. He announced on Twitter. He forecast that the planned “very important tour” in very high esteem, wrote Trump. As reasons, he cited the intransigence of the Democrats on the subject of border security and the importance of security for the country.

A budget dispute between Trump and the opposition Democrats is shutting down for nearly three weeks, parts of the US government. President Trump calls for five billion dollars for the construction of a border wall with Mexico, the Democrats reject the. Trump threatens, the national declare a state of emergency and to build the wall single-handedly, user should Congress give him the money for this honor. Whether that would be right, however, is controversial. So far, no agreement between the two sides is in sight to end the so-called Shutdown.

Trump wanted to staff with high-ranking U.S. Delegation will travel

hundreds of thousands of Government, therefore, in the forced leave, or you will need to work without salary. Shortly before Christmas, a budget was entered into lock for several ministries in power, because it is not on time a budget law for these areas, it was decided. Including the home’s protection Ministry, which handles border security.

The world economic forum will take place from 22. to 25. January in Davos. The White house had announced in mid-December, Trump wool US at the top of a high-ranking Delegation to travel there, among others with foreign Minister Mike Pompeo, Minister of Finance, Steven Mnuchin, trade Minister, Wilbur Ross, and the trade Robert Lighthizer officer. Mnuchin and Pompeo are provided for a plurality of rounds of discussion.

Trump had participated in the past year, for the first time to the opponents of Globalization controversial Meeting of the world economic and financial elite. Previously, he had expressed several times to be negative about the meeting.

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