Trump criticized Michelle Obama for not wearing a head scarf in Saudi Arabia – When Trump and his wife visited Saudi Arabia, she did not wear a head scarf
In 2015, Trump took aim at Michelle Obama not wearing a head scarf in Saudi Arabia, expressing concern that she was insulting the Saudis. In 2017, Trump visited Saudi Arabia with his wife, who was not wearing a head scarf.
In a 2015 trip to Saudi Arabia, Michelle Obama did not wear a headscarf (as is tradition for first ladies):
In response, Trump tweeted the following:
Many people are saying it was wonderful that Mrs. Obama refused to wear a scarf in Saudi Arabia, but they were insulted.We have enuf enemies
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 29, 2015
In 2017, when Trump visited Saudi Arabia, neither Melania or the rest of the US female delegation wore headscarfs (as has been the traditional for US Presidential visits to Saudi Arabia going back to at least George HW Bush) –