The newspaper said Saturday it apologizes ``unreservedly'' to Mrs. Trump and her family for any embarrassment caused by the content of a cover story published Jan. 19 in the newspaper's weekly magazine supplement.
The fact that Ricardel was in limbo on Tuesday reflected an unusual amount of muscle-flexing by the first lady — who normally avoids internecine palace intrigue — as well as the limits of her influence.
Standing in front of one of the best known but most enigmatic monuments of the ancient world, the Great Sphinx, Trump — one of the most mysterious first ladies in modern times — agreed to take questions from a group of journalists.
The pith helmets were worn by European explorers and imperial administrators in Africa, parts of Asia and the Middle East in the 19th century before being adopted by military officers, rapidly becoming a symbol of status – and oppression.
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are on their maiden official visit to France where they are scheduled to meet French President Emmanuel Macron and First Lady Brigitte Trogneux. The Trumps are scheduled to dine with Macron and Trogneux at the Eiffel Tower.