President will also travel to Lake Charles, Louisiana, after criticism for failing to meet survivors during the week

Donald Trump will travel to Houston and the Louisiana city of Lake Charles on Saturday to meet survivors of Storm Harvey, one of the worst natural disasters in US history.

Trump first visited the region on Tuesday but stayed clear of the disaster zone, saying he did not want to hamper rescue efforts. Instead, he met state and local leaders and first responders. He was criticised, however, for largely focusing on the logistics of the government response rather than the suffering of residents.

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