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Jokowi's Obama Problem

Stanley Weiss | Posted 12.07.2013 | World
Stanley Weiss

WASHINGTON--In 1949, a young press attaché was dispatched from Jakarta to New York, with the difficult task of convincing the American public to supp...

Obama's Transgender Ex-Nanny Reveals Torment In Indonesia

AP | NINIEK KARMINI | Posted 05.05.2012 | Gay Voices

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Once, long ago, Evie looked after "Barry" Obama, the kid who would grow up to become the world's most powerful man. Now, hi...

Obama Asserts US In Key Region

AP | TOM RAUM | Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's close attention to the Asia-Pacific region signaled both a turn toward a part of the world experiencing so...

Cara Lachelle, 'Little Obama' Actress, Arrested For Drug Possession In Indonesia

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

She garnered global attention for her part in a controversial 2010 film about Barack Obama, but South African actress Cara Lachelle now finds herself ...

Obama In Indonesia To Solidify Economic, Diplomatic Relations

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Obama finally begins his twice-postponed Indonesian visit on Tuesday, and though his stay can be seen a homecoming of sorts, he is expected ...

Obama vs. The Volcano

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ABC News has learned that because of the dangerous clouds of ash spewing from an Indonesian volcano, 48 hours before Air Force One is due to touch dow...

'Little Obama' Movie Coming Soon: Indonesian Film Portrays President Obama As Youngster

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BANDUNG, Indonesia - Young Barry Obama is struggling with his pingpong shot. Or rather, 12-year-old Hasan Faruq Ali is struggling to play left-handed...

New PHOTOS Of Obama's Childhood In Indonesia Emerge

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A childhood friend of Barack Obama's in Indonesia has given never before seen photographs of a young Obama to the Associated Press ahead of the presid...

Obama To Visit Jakarta, Indonesia

The Australian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

US President Barack Obama will make a much-awaited visit to Jakarta this year, his Indonesian counterpart Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has confirmed. Spe...

Clinton: Obama Should Save Indonesia Trip Until He Needs A Break

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says President Barack Obama is so loved in Indonesia and his job is so difficult ...

Clinton In Indonesia Seeks To Improve US Image With Muslims

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday relentlessly hammered home the Obama administration's message that Am...

Obama Is Not A Muslim -- (But Would it Be So Terrible if He Were?)

Sumbul Ali-Karamali | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sumbul Ali-Karamali

The thought of Obama attending both Islamic and Catholic schools strikes fear into some hearts. Instead, it should give us hope he would know how to communicate with both Muslim and Christian leaders.