The residence of the US President will also be illuminated on July 24 and 25.
Special lighting in the colors of the American flag was turned on on Friday on the territory of the White House. The residence of the US president is brightly illuminated in white, red, and blue colors.
As explained in the White House, the illumination was turned on as a sign of support for the American team at the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
“The White House is glowing red, white, and blue today in support of the US team and all the Olympians who proudly represent our country in Tokyo. The White House will also be illuminated on Saturday and Sunday evenings against the background of how the whole country is rooting for our Olympic team. Go ahead, team USA! ” said in a message distributed by the White House press pool.