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Obama Europe Trip

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Obama Makes Rare Mention Of Tiananmen On 25th Anniversary | Howard Fineman | Posted 06.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In Castle Square in Warsaw, Poland, President Barack Obama eloquently celebrated the 25th anniversary of the dawn of modern democracy in...

Obama Urging Europe To Keep Pressure On Russia

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 08.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will press European leaders this week to keep up pressure on Russia over its threatening moves in Ukraine, ...

Obama's Europe Ties Get New Test With Russia Dispute

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 03.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's complex relationship with Europe faces new challenges during a weeklong trip as he tries to persuade alli...

Poll Has Good News For Obama

CNN | Posted 07.30.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama's performance on national security and international affairs and his image as a strong leader appear to be behind his rising ap...

Obama Honors Holocaust Victims In Poland

AP | JULIE PACE and VANESSA GERA | Posted 07.27.2011 | World

WARSAW, Poland — President Barack Obama on Friday honored the memories of those slain in the Warsaw Ghetto uprising against Nazis, telling one e...

Obama: U.S., Russia To Work On Missile Defense

AP | NANCY BENAC | Posted 07.26.2011 | World

DEAUVILLE, France — It is no simple thing to push the "reset" button on U.S.-Russian relations. Trying to move beyond years of inherited mistru...

Obama Bails On Ireland As Ash Plume Looms

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 07.23.2011 | World

DUBLIN — The White House says President Barack Obama will leave Ireland early due to safety concerns over a cloud of ash from an Icelandic volca...

WATCH: Crowd Goes Wild As Obama Suffers Car Trouble In Dublin

Posted 07.23.2011 | World

President Obama's stop in Ireland hit a snag when his armored car got stuck on a ramp leaving the U.S. Embassy in Dublin. Cheers erupted as the ca...

Obama Heading To Europe

Posted 07.22.2011 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Weaving together strands of pomp, policy and summitry, President Barack Obama's weeklong European tour is all about tending to old ...

Obama's Trip To Show Europe He Still Cares

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — Just days after an exhausting and sometimes disappointing trip to Asia, President Barack Obama is dashing to Europe to assure Ameri...

Why Europe Feels Rejected By Obama

New York Times | JOHN VINOCUR | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Why would an American president not come to a celebration marking the fall of the Berlin Wall, and with it, the triumphant end of the Cold War -- one ...

The Success of One Day in June

Denise Dennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Denise Dennis

President Obama placed his role in the memorial celebration of the 65th Anniversary of D-Day in its proper perspective, noting that he was not the first and would not be the last president to honor the historic events of June 6, 1944.

Thanks, President Obama for Remembering D-Day: From the Granddaughter of a D-Day + 4 soldier

Danielle Cavallucci | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Danielle Cavallucci

Remembering our history gives us strength. It gives us the opportunity to rise above the pettiness of individual desire, and to strive for something greater.

Elie Wiesel in Buchenwald: The Moral Challenge to Learn, and Act

Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rachel Sklar

Today, Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel joined Barack Obama at Buchenwald, one of Nazi Germany's worst concentration camps, but he worried that "the world hasn't learned" from the tragedy.

Obama At Buchenwald: 'No Patience' For Holocaust Denial (VIDEO)

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WEIMAR, Germany (AP) - President Barack Obama toured a World War II concentration camp Friday after prodding the international community to redouble e...

Obama's Muslim Speech To Happen In Egypt Next Month

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama plans to deliver a speech in Egypt on U.S. relations with the Muslim world when he sets out on an overseas t...

Obama Overseas Trip Behind The Scenes Photos (SLIDESHOW)

White House | Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama's first major trip overseas has been over for almost a week, but some of the best photos from the eight day extravaganza came out toda...

Obama in Europe: Systems Theory and U.S. Foreign Policy

Charles J. Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Charles J. Brown

Back in the 1960s, MIT's Sloan School of Management developed something called the "beer game," which -- much to the dismay of MIT students -- did not...

Obama Extends a Hand of Friendship to Islam

Kamran Pasha | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Kamran Pasha

As I listened to Obama's speech, I heard one word repeated countless times. Respect. It is a word that Muslims have craved to hear from American leaders.

Obama in Istanbul: Test for the West

Nathan Gardels | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nathan Gardels

The new Obama administration has assigned such pivotal importance to Turkey because it is the great experiment in the world today of both non-Western and post-secular modernity.

Obama Can't Escape Americans At European Town Hall

AP | TOM RAUM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

STRASBOURG, France — Who knew Europe had so many Americans? President Barack Obama found out when he held a town-hall meeting for German and Fr...

Obama Muzzling Press Corps? Asks NY Times

NY Times | Helene Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Is President Obama trying to muzzle his press corps? The standard form during "joint press availabilities" -- bureaucratic lingo for press conferen...

Obamas Arrive In London, First Leg Of Europe Trip (VIDEO, SLIDESHOW)

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: LONDON - President Barack Obama has arrived in Europe, with a hefty economic and political agenda for his first journey across the Atlantic s...

Czech Government Ousted For First Time In History; Another Economic Casualty

AP | KAREL JANICEK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PRAGUE — The Czech government collapsed Tuesday after losing a parliamentary no-confidence vote over its handling of the economic crisis. It wa...

A Troubled World Awaits President Obama

Eric Margolis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Margolis

Obama's honeymoon will be brief. He faces the extraordinary challenge of dealing with a nation that has plunged into bankruptcy and exported financial crises around the globe.