First Lady Trapped in her Hotel as Protesters Swarm G20
First Lady Melania Trump is trapped inside her residence in Hamburg Friday because of the violent protests outside the G20 summit, according to reports.
A spokeswoman said they’ve been unable to get security clearance from police to leave the guest house and that “it’s unfortunate.
The First Lady tweeted about the violent clashes between protesters and police.
“Thinking of those hurt in #Hamburg protests. Hope everyone stay safe! #G20,” she wrote.
Trump was slated to attend a sightseeing tour hosted by German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s husband Joachim Sauer.
Other partners on the trip include French President Emmanuel Macron’s wife Brigitte, UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s husband Philip and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s wife Sophie Gregoire.