The first lady says the women are heroes who have made the world a better place.
Mrs. Trump awarded women from around the world with the "Women of Courage" award during a ceremony held by the U.S. State Department, telling the awardees that she considered them heroes for young women. Courage sets apart those who believe in a higher calling and those who act on it. It is equal part bravery and nobility.
Melania's somewhat rare public speech took place amid allegations that President Trump had affairs with porn star Stormy Daniels and former Playboy Playmate Karen McDougal in 2006.
She said she and Mr Trump, whom she met at the Playboy Mansion during filming of his reality TV show Celebrity Apprentice, had unprotected sex dozens of times during their relationship.
"I believe they learn from what they see around them", said Trump, who also attended the event a year ago.
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McDougal is suing in California seeking to invalidate a confidentiality agreement with a company that owns the supermarket tabloid National Enquirer.
AMI bought the rights to her story three months before the 2016 presidential election but did not publish it.
In her coral pink Emilio Pucci suit (Mrs. Trump adores Italian fashion), the former model-turned-First Lady strutted across the stage of the event and later off Air Force One. I'm sorry. I wouldn't want it done to me'.
In the photo, President Trump wore a black overcoat and a buttoned-down white shirt with a pinstriped tie, while the First Lady wore a black jacket with six large buttons and a mini black scarf. And when I got with him there were real feelings between the two of us. But back in those days, I was a different girl, you know, I had fun. Summer Zervos has alleged that Trump sexually assaulted her in 2007 and then defamed her, and other accusers, during the campaign when referring to the allegations as "total lies" meant to "steal the election".
The mole said Melania loved her old life as a private citizen, when she could shop, do pilates, read magazines and look after her 11 year-old son Barron.
US First Lady Melania Trump laughs alongside winners of the 2018 International Women of Courage Award, including L'Malouma Said (L) of, Mauritania, Godelieve Mukasarasi (2nd L) of Rwanda, Dr. Julissa Villanueva (3rd L) of Honduras, Aliyah Khalaf Saleh (3rd) of Iraq, Aiman Umarova (2nd R) of Kazakhstan, and Sister Maria Elena Berini (R) of Italy, during the Award Ceremony at the State Department in Washington, DC, March 23, 2018.