‘Friendship tree’ dead

U S.President Donald Trump and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron together planted a  tree in the garden of the White House to symbolise the friendship between the two leaders. However, relationship between both countries has not been good right from Iran to trade and according to diplomatic sources the tree did not survive.

The tree was offered by Mr Macron to Donald Trump while visiting the state of Washington in 2018 and both of them planted it together as  a symbolic gesture. It is said that the tree is from a Northern French forest where 2000 U.S Marines died during the First World War.