Melania Trump reportedly trapped inside Hamburg hotel by G-20 protesters

Melania Trump is unable to join other spouses gathered for the G-20 summit due to violent protests taking place outside her hotel in Hamburg, Germany, her spokeswoman told German news outlet Focus on Friday.

The first lady was not able to get security clearance to leave her hotel to attend an event put together by German Chancellor Angela Merkel's husband due to widespread violent clashes happening in the city.

"We have no security clearance from the police to leave the guesthouse," Trump's spokeswoman told Focus, adding that the situation was "unfortunate."

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First Lady Melania Trump is pictured during a meeting with Polish President's wife Agata Kornhauser-Duda (Unseen) at the Belvedere Palace in Warsaw on July 6, 2017. US President Donald Trump is on his first visit behind the former Iron Curtain. He is expected to focus largely on defence in talks with Baltic, Balkan and central European leaders. / AFP PHOTO / ANDRZEJ HULIMKA (Photo credit should read ANDRZEJ HULIMKA/AFP/Getty Images)
Ivanka Trump and White House senior advisor Jared Kushner listen to U.S. President Donald Trump's public speech at Krasinski Square, in Warsaw, Poland July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
The daughter of US President Donald Trump Ivanka Trump (R) and her husband White House senior advisor Jared Kushner make their wave from Air Force One to Marina One upon arrival at the airport in Hamburg, northern Germany on July 6, 2017. Leaders of the world's top economies will gather from July 7 to 8, 2017 in Germany for likely the stormiest G20 summit in years, with disagreements ranging from wars to climate change and global trade. / AFP PHOTO / dpa / Bernd Von Jutrczenka / Germany OUT (Photo credit should read BERND VON JUTRCZENKA/AFP/Getty Images)
U.S. President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrive at Warsaw military airport in Warsaw, Poland July 5, 2017. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh
Ivanka Trump and White House senior advisor Jared Kushner arrive accompanying the U.S. President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump (not pictured) at Warsaw Chopin Airport in Warsaw, Poland, July 5, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
WARSAW, POLAND JULY 05: (SOUTH AFRICA AND POLAND OUT): Arrival of the President of the United States Donald J. Trump and the First Lady of the United States, Mrs. Melania Trump with their family on July 05, 2017 in Warsaw, Poland. The US President arrives at Warsaw Chopin Airport at Military Airport Terminal. (Photo by Karol Serewis/Gallo Images Poland/Getty Images)
First Lady of the U.S. Melania Trump smiles during her meeting with First Lady of Poland Agata Kornhauser-Duda at the Belvedere Palace in Warsaw, Poland July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh
First Lady of the U.S. Melania Trump and First Lady of Poland Agata Kornhauser-Duda visit the Copernicus Science Centre in Warsaw, Poland July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh
First Lady of the U.S. Melania Trump meets First Lady of Poland Agata Kornhauser-Duda at the Belvedere Palace in Warsaw, Poland July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh
First Lady Melania Trump (L) and Polish President's wife Agata Kornhauser-Duda (R) play with children as they visit the Copernicus Science Center in Warsaw on July 6, 2017. US President Donald Trump is on his first visit behind the former Iron Curtain. He is expected to focus largely on defence in talks with Baltic, Balkan and central European leaders. / AFP PHOTO / ANDRZEJ HULIMKA (Photo credit should read ANDRZEJ HULIMKA/AFP/Getty Images)
First Lady Melania Trump (center L) and Polish President's wife Agata Kornhauser-Duda (Center R) play with children as they visit the Copernicus Science Center in Warsaw on July 6, 2017. US President Donald Trump is on his first visit behind the former Iron Curtain. He is expected to focus largely on defence in talks with Baltic, Balkan and central European leaders. / AFP PHOTO / ANDRZEJ HULIMKA (Photo credit should read ANDRZEJ HULIMKA/AFP/Getty Images)
First Lady of the U.S. Melania Trump waves as she, U.S. President Donald Trump, Polish President Andrzej Duda and Polish First Lady Agata Kornhauser-Duda leave after Trump's public speech at Krasinski Square, in Warsaw, Poland July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh
U.S. President Donald Trump holds First Lady Melania Trump before Trump's public speech in front of the Warsaw Uprising Monument at Krasinski Square, in Warsaw, Poland July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
U.S. President Donald Trump stands next to First Lady Melania Trump, Polish President Andrzej Duda and Polish First Lady Agata Kornhauser-Duda before his public speech at Krasinski Square, in Warsaw, Poland July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
U.S. President Donald Trump waves next to First Lady of the U.S. Melania Trump, Polish President Andrzej Duda and First Lady of Poland Agata Kornhauser-Duda before Trump's public speech at Krasinski Square, in Warsaw, Poland July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
U.S. First Lady Melania Trump delivers a speech next to U.S. President Donald Trump in front of the Warsaw Uprising Monument at Krasinski Square, in Warsaw, Poland July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
WARSAW, POLAND JULY 06: (SOUTH AFRICA AND POLAND OUT): The President of the Republic of Poland, Andrzej Duda meets the President of the United States Donald J. Trump on July 06, 2017 in Warsaw, Poland. The Polish President is the host of the Three Seas Initiative Summit in Warsaw (Photo by Karol Serewis/Gallo Images Poland/Getty Images)
Ivanka Trump and White House senior advisor Jared Kushner listen to U.S. President Donald Trump's public speech at Krasinski Square, in Warsaw, Poland July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Ivanka Trump and White House senior advisor Jared Kushner listen to U.S. President Donald Trump's public speech at Krasinski Square, in Warsaw, Poland July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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It is traditional for the spouses of world leaders attending international summits to also get together while summit attendees are in meetings.

Friday's program was set to include a river cruise, lunch and a tour of a climate change center in Hamburg.

Melania Trump tweeted about the protests on Friday to wish those injured in the riots well, writing, "Thinking of those hurt in #Hamburg protests. Hope everyone stay safe! #G20"

The first lady did make a public appearance in Poland on Thursday when she delivered brief remarks before President Trump's address.

"As many of you know, a main focus of my husband's presidency is safety and security of the American people. I think all of us can agree people should be able to live their lives without fear, no matter what country they live in," the first lady said, in part. "That is my wish for all of us around the world."

German police used water cannons to disperse around 500 protesters in Hamburg on Thursday night ahead of the two-day summit.

Tens of thousands of protesters are expected to march in the city this week against globalization and what they believe is corporate greed and a failure to tackle climate change.

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HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 06: Police use water cannons and peper spray against demonstrators at Hamburg harbor attending the �elcome to Hell�anti-G20 protest march on July 6, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are arriving in Hamburg today for the July 7-8 economic summit and authorities are bracing for large-scale and disruptive protest efforts. (Photo by Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images)
Police use water cannon torwards a protester with a red flag during the 'Welcome to Hell' rally against the G20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany on July 6, 2017. Leaders of the world's top economies will gather from July 7 to 8, 2017 in Germany for likely the stormiest G20 summit in years, with disagreements ranging from wars to climate change and global trade. / AFP PHOTO / John MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 06: Police use water cannon against demonstrators at Hamburg harbor attending the �elcome to Hell�anti-G20 protest march on July 6, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are arriving in Hamburg today for the July 7-8 economic summit and authorities are bracing for large-scale and disruptive protest efforts. (Photo by Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images)
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 06: Police use water cannons and peper spray against demonstrators at Hamburg harbor attending the �elcome to Hell�anti-G20 protest march on July 6, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are arriving in Hamburg today for the July 7-8 economic summit and authorities are bracing for large-scale and disruptive protest efforts. (Photo by Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images)
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 06: A woman looks at a man's eye after he was allegedly punched by a police man during the 'Welcome to Hell' protest march on July 6, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are arriving in Hamburg today for the July 7-8 economic summit and authorities are bracing for large-scale and disruptive protest efforts tonight at the 'Welcome to Hell' anti-G20 protest. (Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images)
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 06: Police use water cannon against demonstrators at Hamburg harbor attending the �elcome to Hell�anti-G20 protest march on July 6, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are arriving in Hamburg today for the July 7-8 economic summit and authorities are bracing for large-scale and disruptive protest efforts. (Photo by Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images)
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 06: People carrying flowers and wearing cycling helmets look at the riot police during the 'Welcome to Hell' protest march on July 6, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are arriving in Hamburg today for the July 7-8 economic summit and authorities are bracing for large-scale and disruptive protest efforts tonight at the 'Welcome to Hell' anti-G20 protest. (Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images)
Riot police block protesters during the 'Welcome to Hell' rally against the G20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany on July 6, 2017. Leaders of the world's top economies will gather from July 7 to 8, 2017 in Germany for likely the stormiest G20 summit in years, with disagreements ranging from wars to climate change and global trade. / AFP PHOTO / John MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
A can is thrown as riot police use water cannon during the 'Welcome to Hell' rally against the G20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany on July 6, 2017. Leaders of the world's top economies will gather from July 7 to 8, 2017 in Germany for likely the stormiest G20 summit in years, with disagreements ranging from wars to climate change and global trade. / AFP PHOTO / John MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 06: Riot police stand guard during the 'Welcome to Hell' protest march on July 6, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are arriving in Hamburg today for the July 7-8 economic summit and authorities are bracing for large-scale and disruptive protest efforts tonight at the 'Welcome to Hell' anti-G20 protest. (Photo by Alexander Koerner/Getty Images)
Riot police use water cannon during during the 'Welcome to Hell' rally against the G20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany on July 6, 2017. Leaders of the world's top economies will gather from July 7 to 8, 2017 in Germany for likely the stormiest G20 summit in years, with disagreements ranging from wars to climate change and global trade. / AFP PHOTO / STEFFI LOOS (Photo credit should read STEFFI LOOS/AFP/Getty Images)
Riot police use pepper spray during the 'Welcome to Hell' rally against the G20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany on July 6, 2017. Leaders of the world's top economies will gather from July 7 to 8, 2017 in Germany for likely the stormiest G20 summit in years, with disagreements ranging from wars to climate change and global trade. / AFP PHOTO / Odd ANDERSEN (Photo credit should read ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)
Police use water cannon torwards a protester with a red flag during the 'Welcome to Hell' rally against the G20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany on July 6, 2017. Leaders of the world's top economies will gather from July 7 to 8, 2017 in Germany for likely the stormiest G20 summit in years, with disagreements ranging from wars to climate change and global trade. / AFP PHOTO / John MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
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