The Obamas gave the vintage brooch to the Queen during a 2011 visit. The 14-karat yellow gold piece of jewelry is also known as the American State Visit brooch.
The United States is one of Britain’s closest allies, joining forces in multiple wars during the 20th century. But it wasn’t always that way.
— CBS News (@CBSNews) July 13, 2018
It's gotta be a little awkward for the UK military band to play the US national anthem front of the Queen. 1776 didn't go so well for her great-great-great-great-grandfather. It'd be like Michigan's band playing the OSU fight song after every OSU victory. pic.twitter.com/9JmalWHhC4
— Jeff Cooney (@jeff_cooney) July 13, 2018
While Trump and his wife stood with their hands held over their hearts, the Queen seemed less enthusiastic. – READ MORE