The White House in Photos, Aug. 27: Trade Deal With Mexico, Visit With Kenyan President, and Tree Planting

August 27, 2018 Updated: August 27, 2018
(L-R) Senior Advisor to the President Jared Kushner, National Security Advisor John Bolton, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, and Vice President Mike Pence attend an announcement by President Donald Trump that Mexico has agreed to enter into a new trade deal, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on Aug. 27, 2018. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)
President Donald Trump conducts a phone call with President Pena Nieto of Mexico via a translator, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on Aug. 27, 2018. Trump announced that Mexico has agreed to enter into a new trade deal, the United States-Mexico trade agreement. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)
President Donald Trump announces that Mexico has agreed to enter into a new trade deal—the United States-Mexico trade agreement—in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on Aug. 27, 2018. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)
National Security Advisor John Bolton attends an announcement by President Donald Trump that Mexico has agreed to enter into a new trade deal, in the Oval Office on Aug. 27, 2018. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)
President Donald Trump conducts a phone call with President Pena Nieto of Mexico via a translator, in the Oval Office on Aug. 27, 2018. Trump announced that Mexico has agreed to enter into a new trade deal: The United States-Mexico trade agreement. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)
President Donald Trump conducts a phone call with President Pena Nieto of Mexico via a translator, in the Oval Office on Aug. 27, 2018. Trump announced that Mexico has agreed to enter into a new trade deal: The United States-Mexico trade agreement. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)
President Donald Trump announces that Mexico has agreed to enter into a new trade deal, in the Oval Office on Aug. 27, 2018. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)
President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump welcome the President of the Republic of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta and Mrs. Margaret Kenyatta on the South Portico of the White House in Washington on Aug. 27, 2018. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)
President Donald Trump and the President of the Republic of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, walk along the colonnade of the White House in Washington on Aug. 27, 2018. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)
First Lady Melania Trump and Mrs. Margaret Kenyatta walk along the colonnade of the White House in Washington on Aug. 27, 2018. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)
President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump welcome Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta (2ndL) and his wife, Margaret Kenyatta (L), to the White House on Aug. 27, 2018. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
The flag at the White House is back to half-staff on the afternoon of Aug. 27, 2018. The flag had been put at half-staff over the weekend after Sen. John McCain died on Aug. 25. It was back to full-staff on the morning of Aug. 27, but lowered again mid-afternoon. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)
First Lady Melania Trump participates in a tree planting ceremony alongside Mary Jean Eisenhower, granddaughter of President Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Emory Gatchell, Jr., a fifth generation grandson of President James Monroe (L). The trio shovel soil on a sapling from the original Eisenhower Oak tree that was removed from the grounds last year, on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, on Aug. 27, 2018, (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
First Lady Melania Trump participates in a tree planting ceremony of a sapling from the original Eisenhower Oak tree that was removed from the grounds last year, on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington on Aug. 27, 2018, (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
First lady Melania Trump (L) takes part in a tree planting ceremony on the south grounds of the White House on Aug. 27, 2018. Joining the first lady is Mary Jean Eisenhower (C), granddaughter of President Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Gatchell Jr. (2nd L), fifth generation grandson of President James Monroe. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Director of the National Economic Council Larry Kudlow speaks to the media about trade with Mexico outside the West Wing of the White House in Washington on Aug. 27, 2018. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)
President Donald Trump hosts a dinner celebrating Evangelical leadership in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington on Aug. 27, 2018. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)
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