Buckingham Palace announced on Thursday that Queen Elizabeth II will meet President Biden and First Lady Jill Biden later this month at the royal residence at Windsor Castle. It will be their first meeting since the election of Mr. Biden.
No further details were provided about the June 13 meeting, part of President Biden’s first presidential trip abroad, which will include a layover at the G7 summit in England, a meeting with the European Union in Brussels, and a face-to-face meeting with the president. Vladimir Putin from Russia.
The British monarch last hosted an American president in June 2019, When Donald J. Trump visited the country on a grandiose state visit, which he later described as a “fantastic time”. But the event sparked controversy, given that only a handful of US presidents have ever been given the honor of an official state visit. Some British citizens and lawmakers protested the visit.
On a previous visit in 2018, Trump famously made headlines by walking past Elizabeth, 95, during a search of the Royal Guard – a violation of protocol.
Longest Reign in the World, Elizabeth Every American president met التقى Since Harry S. Truman with the exception of Lyndon Johnson. She will celebrate her 70th birthday on the throne next year.