In Pictures: Handshakes and dinner toasts – highlights from Trump state visit

Donald Trump has completed his state visit to the UK after attending a ceremony in Portsmouth to pay tribute to those who fought in Operation Overlord – the codename for the Battle of Normandy – 75 years ago.

The event on Southsea Common at Portsmouth capped three days of events including a ceremonial welcome and state banquet with the Queen, a series of meetings with Prime Minister Theresa May, and afternoon tea and dinner with the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall.

The president also took time to view the Royal Collection and laid a wreath at the grave of the Unknown Warrior at Westminster Abbey.

President Trump state visit to UK – Day One
It was a breezy welcome for the Trumps at Stansted airport on Monday (Joe Giddens/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day One
Marine One flying over Buckingham Palace – the presidential helicopter was a common mode of transport during the trip (David Mirzoeff/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day One
Melania Trump holds her hat as the American national anthem is played (Toby Melville/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day One
The Queen during the ceremonial welcome at Buckingham Palace (Victoria Jones/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day One
Mr Trump inspects the Guard of Honour during a ceremonial welcome at Buckingham Palace (Toby Melville/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day One
The president laid a wreath on the Grave of the Unknown Warrior during a tour of Westminster Abbey (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day One
The dignitaries arrived through the East Gallery of Buckingham House on Monday night for a state banquet (Victoria Jones/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day One
Mr Trump and the Queen make a toast during the dinner (Dominic Lipinski/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day Two
Members of the Baby Trump balloon team set up the Donald Trump inflatable during a protest on Tuesday in Parliament Square (David Mirzoeff/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day Two
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn address an anti-Trump protest in Whitehall. Mr Trump refused to meet him (PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day Two
Prime Minister Theresa May and her husband Philip welcomed the Trumps to Downing Street on Tuesday (Yui Mok/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day Two
It was one of Mrs May’s last official jobs as Prime Minister (Henry Nicholls/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day Two
While at Downing Street, Mrs Trump joined a children’s garden party with Mr May while their spouses held talks (Ben Stansall/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day Two
During a joint press conference, Mr Trump promised a ‘phenomenal’ trade deal following Brexit (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day Two
The President waiting to greet the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall outside Winfield House, the residence of the US ambassador to the UK (Victoria Jones/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day Two
Mr Trump had tea with Charles and Camilla earlier in the trip (Chris Jackson/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day Two
The president raised a toast to Charles at Winfield House (Chris Jackson/PA)
President Trump state visit to UK – Day Two
Melania Trump, Suzanne Ircha, the wife of US ambassador Woody Johnson and the Duchess of Cornwall before dinner (Chris Jackson/PA)
D-Day 75th anniversary
The Queen and Mr Trump share a word during the commemoration ceremony near Portsmouth (Andrew Matthews/PA)
D-Day 75th anniversary
World leaders pictured with the Queen before the ceremony at Southsea on Wednesday (Jack Hill/The Times/PA)
D-Day 75th anniversary
Melania Trump is greeted by President of France Emmanuel Macron (Jack Hill/The Times/PA)
D-Day 75th anniversary
Mr Trump gave a short speech, before a letter from a US GI written on May 6 was read out (Andrew Matthews/PA)
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