At 12:50 pm Pool was led into Rose Garden to watch Potus and PM walk the Colonnade from the Oval to the residence for the news conference in the East Room. Groups of aides preceded the leaders: Mike Flynn, Kellyanne Conway and Stephen Miller in the first group; Stephen Bannon, Reince Priebus and Sean Spicer in next; a Japanese delegation incl Ambassador Sasae; then VP Pence and finally Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner.
At 1:03 pm, Potus and PM emerged from Oval and headed toward the Colonnade. They paused briefly as Potus appeared to be explaining something, then they continued. They waved to cameras and Trump gave another thumbs up. Trump let Abe go first and put a hand on his back as they entered the residence.
News conference is open press.