Trump-Prayut meeting moved up to Monday

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will meet at the White House a day earlier than originally announced.

The White House says Gen Prayut will visit Oct 2 – one day earlier than previously announced.

Trump plans to visit Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands on Oct 3 to survey the damage from Hurricane Maria.

The White House said in a statement that Trump looks forward to reaffirming the relationship between the US and a “key partner and longstanding ally” in Asia.

The leaders are expected to discuss strengthening relations and enhancing cooperation in the region.

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