Melania Trump found herself swept up in an embarrassing plagiarism scandal on Tuesday after delivering a speech at the opening night of the Republican National Convention that appeared to be in part lifted from a speech given by Michelle Obama.

US presidential race: the story behind Melania Trump

Melania Trump found herself swept up in an embarrassing plagiarism scandal on Tuesday after delivering a speech at the opening night of the Republican National Convention that appeared to be in part lifted from a speech given by Michelle Obama.