Statement from President Donald J. Trump on Bastille Day 2017

The White House. Office of the Press Secretary. July 14, 2017 "America and France will never be defeated or divided.  It was my high honor to commemorate, on French soil, France’s most historic day and the 100th anniversary of the entry of the United States into World War I." [HTML format]

Remarks by President Trump and President Macron of France in Joint Press Conference

Elysée Palace. July 13, 2017 "When the French people rose up and stormed the Bastille, it changed the course of human history.  Our two nations are forever joined together by the spirit of revolution and the fight for freedom.  France is America’s first and oldest ally." [HTML format]