Melania Trump to be protected by special all-female Japanese police squad

The Japanese police department in Tokyo has put together an all-female squad of officers for specific assignment to first lady Melania Trump and other visiting female dignitaries, including presidential adviser Ivanka Trump, according to a report. The first lady arrives in Japan on Sunday for a two-day visit with President Donald Trump; Ivanka Trump landed in Tokyo on Thursday.

The female police unit, dressed in smart black suits with white button-down shirts, practiced their moves in front of Tokyo’s Imperial Palace for the media on Wednesday, brushing up on defensive maneuvers and drills.