Mar 16, 2018

Donald Trump Jr. and wife Vanessa are divorcing

Donald Trump Jr. and his wife Vanessa Trump.

Donald Trump Jr. and his wife Vanessa Trump. Photo: Brendan Hoffman / Getty Images

President Trump's oldest son, Donald Trump, Jr., and his wife Vanessa are separating, they announced in a statement. The couple has been married for 12 years and have five kids together.

"After 12 years of marriage, we have decided to go our separate ways. We will always have tremendous respect for each other and our families. We have five beautiful children together and they remain our top priority. We ask for your privacy during this time."
ā€” Donald Trump, Jr., and Vanessa Trump.

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