U.S. President Trump and first lady Melania Trump hold hands as they arrive at the Naval Air Station Sigonella to visit U.S. troops before returning to Washington D.C. at Sigonella Air Force Base in Sigonella
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump hold hands as they arrive at the Naval Air Station Sigonella to visit U.S. troops before returning to Washington D.C. at Sigonella Air Force Base in Sicily, Italy, May 27, 2017.Jonathan Ernst—Reuters
U.S. President Trump and first lady Melania Trump hold hands as they arrive at the Naval Air Station Sigonella to visit U.S. troops before returning to Washington D.C. at Sigonella Air Force Base in Sigonella
U.S. President Trump greets U.S. troops and their families at the Naval Air Station Sigonella before returning to Washington D.C. at Sigonella Air Force Base in Sigonella
President Trump shakes hands with French President Emmanuel Macron during a meeting at the U.S. Embassy in Brussels on May 25, 2017.
European Council President Donald Tusk speaks to President Trump after welcoming him at the E.U. headquarters, as part of the NATO meeting, in Brussels on May 25, 2017.
Queen Mathilde and King Philippe of Belgium pose prior to a reception at the Royal Palace in Belgium on May 24, 2017.
President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump admire the frescoed ceilings during their visit to the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican on May 24, 2017.
Ivanka Trump, First Lady Melania Trump, and President Donald Trump stand with Pope Francis during a meeting at the Vatican on May 24, 2017.
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A soldier stands guard over the route as people watch Trump's motorcade carry him back to Jerusalem after his meeting with Abbas in the West Bank city of Bethlehem
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Palestinians print a poster depicting U.S. President Trump in preparations for his planned visit, in the West Bank town of Bethlehem
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President Trump and first lady Melania Trump hold hands as they arrive at the Naval Air Station Sigonella to visit U.S.
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See the Highlights of President Trump's First Trip Abroad

Updated: May 25, 2017 9:37 AM ET | Originally published: May 22, 2017

President Donald Trump has a packed schedule filled with photo ops during his first trip abroad.

Trump's travels are taking him through the Middle East and Europe as he leaves the U.S. for the first time as president. As Trump meets with leaders and takes part in ceremonial activities, he navigates a number of delicate political situations in places such as Saudi Arabia and Vatican City

First, Trump met King Salman in Saudi Arabia, where he attended ceremonies an received a medal of state. From there the President traveled to Israel, where he met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and became the first sitting U.S. President to visit Jerusalem's holy Western Wall. He'll also visit Italy and Brussels on his trip.

Read More: Here's the Itinerary for President Trump's First Trip Abroad

Take a look at this gallery to see the most momentous images taken during Trump's travels.

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