Veterans were honored, President Donald Trump encountered a Russian-flag-tossing protester and declared a public health emergency over the opioid crisis the week of October 23, 2017, in Washington, D.C.
Boeing Executive Vice President Kevin McAllister (R) and CEO of Singapore Airlines Goh Choon Phong (C-L) along with Trump and Lee Hsien Loong (C) of Singapore attend a signing ceremony for an airplane sales deal in the Roosevelt Room at the White House. Photo by Jim Louis Scalzo/UPI
Trump presents the Medal of Honor to Retired Army Capt. Gary Michael Rose during a ceremony at the White House on Monday. Rose was a special forces medic who saved numerous lives on a secret mission to Laos during the Vietnam War. Photo by Pat Benic/UPI
A protester hurls a Russian flag at Trump (R) as he walks with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell a the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday. The protester yelled,, "Trump is treason!" Trump and McConnell were on their way to a Senate luncheon to discuss tax cuts. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI