Trump Welcomes the Walking Marine’ to White House (Reports).

President Donald Trump greeted Terry Sharpe, a former marine and Vietnam veteran, who walked from his hometown of Stokesdale, North Carolina to Washington, D.C. to raise awareness about the high suicide rate of veterans.

READ  Marchand's unimaginable transfer units up historical past for Pastrnak

Trump was joined at the White House by Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie.

READ  Saudi Arabia freezes Canada commerce ties, recollects envoy

Members of Sharpe’s support team also visited the White House for the event.

READ  Ben Roberts-Smith rejects Afghanistan allegations and 'gossip' detailed in court docket doc

According to the government, 22 veterans commit suicide everyday on average.

Sharpe has been making the trek to raise awareness for the past eight years.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here