Pool report #3 - Three Seas family photo and roundtable

From: "Phillip, Abby"
Date: July 6, 2017 at 11:35:16 AM GMT+2
Subject: Pool report #3  - Three Seas family photo and roundtable

President Trump and leaders of Baltic and Central European countries entered the Counsel Room with the Royal Palace at 11:13 am local time. They stood for several minutes for the "family photo."

Trump separately greeted Polish President Duda and Croatian President Graves-Kitarovic, shaking their hands and saying a few words that were inaudible to your pooler.

Minutes before the heads of state arrived, your pooler spotted the U.S and Polish delegations entering an adjacent room where a Three Seas roundtable will be held. Among them: Ross, Kushner, Mnuchin, and NSC spokesman Michael Anton.

Your pool entered the Assembly Room within the Palace, a massive gold ornate room where a large Oval table has been set up. (Photo attached.)

Trump sat beside Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on his right and President Duda on his left.

"This is a beautiful room, I must say. I love beautiful rooms," Trump commented.

Wilbur Ross and Jared Kushner sat behind Trump to his right.

This region has a special importance to me. As you know, my wife is from Slovania," Trump added.

"We stand with the Three Seas nations," Trump said. "We welcome his historic opportunity to deepen our economic partnership with your region."

"Your people have been held back by the old roads, railway and pipelines..."

Trump said the US supports the creation of the Three Seas business forum.

He commented on US economy, stating that the stock market had reached historic highs.
"We picked up in market value almost $4 trillion dollars" since the election, Trump said.

"Personally, I've picked up nothing. Everybody else is getting very rich. That's ok."

Trump congratulated Poland on the receipt of the first liquefied natural gas shipment from the United States.

"The United States will never use energy to coerce your nations," Trump said.

"We stand ready willing and able to help with your energy needs and other needs."

Your pool was escorted out just as the President of Croatia began to speak at 11:33 am.

We are now holding...

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