Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday for official talks with his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump.

The president and First Lady Emine Erdogan were greeted by a group of Turkish citizens in front of the Willard Hotel, where he will be staying.

The citizens were carrying banners reading “Stop Terror PKK=PYD” and “PKK=YPG=PYD Terrorist Organizations”.

Erdogan and Trump will hold a bilateral meeting at the White House on Wednesday followed by a joint press conference.

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