Melania's 'don't focus on my fashion' plea met with ridicule

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But now, FLOTUS is making her opinions crystal clear in a rare unscripted interview with the press.

President Sisi praised the role played by USAID in Egypt to finance small and medium-sized enterprises in support of Egypt's economic and social reform, Radi said, adding that the President also highlighted the strong relations between the two countries in fields of health, education and tourism.

A big talking point on the trip was the outfits she chose to wear, opting for Daring colonial-inspired attire.

"I'm glad that Dr. Ford was heard".

Kavanaugh has denied the charge and on Saturday was confirmed to a lifetime appointment on America's highest court.

"The way she's dressed and the activities she's undertaken reflect an outdated view of the continent", Seay says.

They went on: 'As far as she's concerned, the hat she wore [in Kenya] was just a hat, so people need to get over it. Melania tries her hardest to tune out the negativity, but of course, it gets to her sometimes... "I am against any kind of abuse or violence".

The trip, which had been in the works for months, provided a welcome escape from the ugly political battle in the US capital over Brett Kavanaugh, the president's Supreme Court nominee. His confirmation would give the USA president a clear win in his drive to cement conservative dominance of the high court.

The final stop on her tour will be Egypt. "And I tell him that". That being said, it seems like she is sick and exhausted of people worrying about her wardrobe.

"Well, I don't always agree [with] what he thinks, and I tell him that".

On other topics, Trump said she wishes people would "focus on what I do, not what I wear".

Children living at The Nest in Nairobi greeted her with singing and dancing, and it didn't take long before the typically reserved USA first lady gave in to the moment.

The helmet she wore on safari in Kenya also drew criticism for being tone-deaf.

The First Lady held a one-hour meeting with President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and his wife at the palace, the longest of her tour, and was then driven to the United States embassy before heading to the Pyramids of Giza.

The former model stepped off a plane at Cairo global airport wearing high-waisted white trousers, a pleated white shirt and a black tie with a beige jacket hung over her shoulders. During the ride, she stopped to visit a site where ivory is burned in an effort to discourage the trade of that material. A Lilongwe Malawi, where she visited a primary school on Thursday, Ms Trump has been welcomed by slogans anti-Trump.

At least 10 U.S. citizens held a peaceful protest along the road used by Mrs Trump's motorcade to enter Lilongwe from the Kamuzu International Airport.

A beaming US First Lady Melania Trump greets flower girls at Cairo International Airport flanked by her Egyptian counterpart Intissar Amer al-Sisi.

"Thank you for what you do and taking care of them", Trump told the orphanage's staff after learning more about the facility and the circumstances that brought numerous young children and babies to it.